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. A significant historical year for this entry is 1890.
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 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. Encyclopedia of Alabama entry. (Submitted on December 6, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 6, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 6, 2014, by Kevin Vincent of Arlington, Virginia. This page has been viewed 416 times since then and 32 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.