Gainestown in Clarke County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Erected by Clarke County Historical Society.
Location. 31° 26.741′ N, 87° 41.608′ W. Marker is in Gainestown, Alabama, in Clarke County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Walker Springs Road (County Road 29) and Madison Road (Route 33). Touch for map. Marker is partially hidden between a row of large evergreens. Marker is at or near this postal address: 16341 Walker Springs Road, Gainestown AL 36540, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Canoe Fight (approx. French's Chapel (approx. 3.4 miles away); Fort Madison-Creek War 1812-13 (approx. 5½ miles away); Suggsville (approx. 9.7 miles away); Gravesite of Major Jeremiah Austill (approx. 9.8 miles away); Bartram's Trail (approx. 10.2 miles away); Central Salt Works (approx. 10½ miles away); John Murphy (approx. 11.3 miles away).
Also see . . . Wikipedia article on Gainestown. (Submitted on February 26, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on February 26, 2017. This page originally submitted on February 26, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 345 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 26, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.