Shelby in Shelby County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Calera & Shelby Railroad
The Former "Alabama Mineral Railroad", A Division of the L&N Railroad.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Railroads & Streetcars.
Location. 33° 6.667′ N, 86° 35.683′ W. Marker is in Shelby, Alabama, in Shelby County. Marker can be reached from School Road south of County Route 308, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Shelby AL 35143, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Steam Engine (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Machine Shop Smoke Stack (about 500 feet away); Shelby County Courthouse (approx. 4.6 miles away); Columbiana, Alabama (approx. 4.6 miles away); Shelby Furnaces (approx. 4.6 miles away); Shelby County War Memorial (approx. 4.7 miles away); Shelby Springs Confederate Cemetery (approx. 5.2 miles away); To The Memory of General Jackson (approx. 8.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shelby.
Also see . . . Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum. The museum is located in the town of Calera. (Submitted on December 6, 2014, by Kevin Vincent of Arlington, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 6, 2014, by Kevin Vincent of Arlington, Virginia. This page has been viewed 372 times since then and 19 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on December 6, 2014, by Kevin Vincent of Arlington, Virginia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.