Jacksonville in Calhoun County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Downtown Jacksonville Historic District
Entered on The National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior May 13, 1986
Centered around Jacksonville’s historic Public Square, the district is bounded by Thomas Avenue, Vann Street, Spring Avenue, and College Street.
Erected 1987 by Jacksonville Heritage Association.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Places. A significant historical date for this entry is May 13, 1763.
Location. 33° 48.828′ N, 85° 45.684′ W. Marker is in Jacksonville, Alabama, in Calhoun County. Marker is on Public Square East (State Highway 21) north of Ladiga Street Southeast, on the left when traveling north. Marker located on the east side of Town Square. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jacksonville AL 36265, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William Henry Forney (a few steps from this marker); Jacksonville (a few steps from this marker); Forney’s Corner (a few steps from this marker); John Horace Forney 10th Alabama Volunteers (within shouting distance of this marker); John Tyler Morgan (within shouting distance of this marker); The First National Bank of Jacksonville (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Indian Trading Post (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jacksonville.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 3, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. This page has been viewed 1,313 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 3, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.