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Elkmont in Limestone County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Downtown Scenes

 
 
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By Sandra Hughes, April 12, 2016
1. Downtown Scenes Marker
Inscription.  
01: Looking south on Railroad Street.
02: McWilliams Store, June 1913.
03: Drugstore interior, 1940s.
04: Citizens' Bank, early 1900s.
05: Elkmont Post Office, circa 1900s.
06: Telephone switchboard, early 1900s.
07: Elkmont Post Office, circa 1920s.
08: Elkmont Town Council, circa 1960.
09: Railroad Street, looking north toward Upper Fort Hampton Road, circa 1949.
10:Farmers & Merchants Bank and Carl Robinson's Store, circa 1950s.
11: First National Bank, 1960s.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: CommunicationsIndustry & CommerceScience & Medicine.
 
Location. 34° 55.754′ N, 86° 58.399′ W. Marker is in Elkmont, Alabama, in Limestone County. Marker is on Upper Fort Hampton Road (County Route 49) east of Railroad Street, on the left when traveling east. Located along the Richard Martin Trail. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Elkmont AL 35620, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Elkmont Pride: Family-School-Church (here, next to this marker); Commerce (here,
Downtown Scenes Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, April 12, 2016
2. Downtown Scenes Marker
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next to this marker); Elkmont, Alabama / Tenn. & Ala. Central Railroad (here, next to this marker); Limestone County's First High School / The Delmore Brothers (a few steps from this marker); Sulphur Creek Trestle, 1864 (within shouting distance of this marker); Battle of Sulphur Creek Trestle (approx. 1˝ miles away); Old New Garden Cemetery / New Garden Cumberland Presbyterian Church (approx. 1.8 miles away); Pettusville (approx. 3.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Elkmont.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 2, 2019. It was originally submitted on April 12, 2016, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA. This page has been viewed 388 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 12, 2016, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.

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