Opelika in Lee County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
South Railroad Avenue
Erected by the City of Opelika, Alabama.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Railroads & Streetcars • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical month for this entry is January 1935.
Location. 32° 38.838′ N, 85° 22.826′ W. Marker is in Opelika, Alabama, in Lee County. Marker is at the intersection of South 9th Street and South Railroad AvenueTouch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 108 South 9th Street, 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. Railroad Avenue Historic District (within shouting distance of this marker); Opelika A Railroad Town/Opelika An Industrial City (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lee County World War II Honor Roll (about 400 feet away); Pepperell Manufacturing Company (about 400 feet away); Rosseau's Raid to East Alabama (about 500 feet away); Lynching in America / Lynching in Lee County (about 600 feet away); Lee County Courthouse / Lee County Probate Judges (about 700 feet away); Emmanuel Episcopal Church (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Opelika.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 26, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 481 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 26, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.