Opelika in Lee County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Rosseau's Raid to East Alabama
Erected 2000 by the Opelika Historic Preservation Society and the Historic Chattahoochee Commission.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Railroads & Streetcars • War, US Civil.
Location. 32° 38.889′ N, 85° 22.757′ W. Marker is in Opelika, Alabama, in Lee County. Marker is at the intersection of South 8th Street and South Railroad Avenue, on the right when traveling south on South 8th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 801 South Railroad Avenue, Opelika AL 36801, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. South Railroad Avenue (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Railroad Avenue Historic DistrictEmmanuel Episcopal Church (about 500 feet away); First United Methodist Church (about 500 feet away); Lee County Courthouse / Lee County Probate Judges (approx. 0.2 miles away); Killgore Scholarships / Some Terms of Scholarships (approx. 0.2 miles away); Thompson Chapel (approx. 0.6 miles away); Lieutenant Colonel Dallas B. Smith (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Opelika.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 6, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 622 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 6, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.