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Florence in Lauderdale County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Stewart Ernest Cink

City of Florence Walk of Honor

 
 
Stewart Ernest Cink Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, June 14, 2012
1. Stewart Ernest Cink Marker
Inscription.  
Winner of both national and international golfing championships, in 2009 Stewart Clink became the first native Alabamian to claim the coveted claret jug as the champion of the British Open in Turnberry, Scotland.
 
Erected 2011 by City of Florence.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Sports.
 
Location. 34° 48.395′ N, 87° 37.884′ W. Marker is in Florence, Alabama, in Lauderdale County. Marker can be reached from Hightower Place south of Veterans Drive (Alabama Route 133), on the left when traveling south. Located in River Heritage Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Florence AL 35630, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 15 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William Christopher Handy (here, next to this marker); William D. "Buddy" Killen (here, next to this marker); Edward Asbury O'Neal, III (here, next to this marker); Maj. Gen. George W. Goethals (here, next to this marker); Caroline Lee Hentz (here, next to this marker); Thomas Sigismund Stribling (here,
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next to this marker); Justice John A. McKinley (here, next to this marker); Dr. Ethelbert Brinkley Norton (here, next to this marker); Harlon Hill (here, next to this marker); Ezra Lee Culver (here, next to this marker); Bennett Walker Smith (here, next to this marker); Don Leslie Michael (here, next to this marker); Dred Scott (here, next to this marker); Charles Lee Moore (here, next to this marker); General Hugh Pate Harris (here, next to this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Florence.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 14, 2012, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA. This page has been viewed 369 times since then and 11 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on June 14, 2012, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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