Eufaula in Barbour County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
The Tree That Owns Itself
Planned and Dedicated
April 19, 1961
Replacing the Walker Oak
Felled by Wind April 9, 1961
Original Deed Granted by
City of Eufaula
Post Oak Tree
April 8, 1936
"Only God Can Make a Tree"
Erected by the International Paper Company.
Location. 31° 53.903′ N, 85° 8.764′ W. Marker is in Eufaula, Alabama, in Barbour County. Marker is at the intersection of Cotton Avenue and Highland Avenue on Cotton Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 512 Cotton Avenue, Eufaula AL 36027, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Eufaula (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hart House (approx. ¼ mile away); First Presbyterian Church (approx. ¼ mile away); Old Negro Cemetery / Fairview Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); In Honor of All World War II Veterans (approx. 0.4 miles away); World War I Doughboy (approx. 0.4 miles away); Chief Eufaula (Yoholo Micco) (approx. half a mile away); Cotton and Creek Country (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Eufaula.
Regarding The Tree That Owns Itself.
Another "Tree that Owns Itself" is located in Athens, Georgia.
Also see . . . An oak tree in Eufaula, Alabama officially owns itself – here is why - Alabama Pioneers. (Submitted on February 5, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on February 5, 2017. This page originally submitted on February 5, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 140 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 5, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.