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St. Florian in Lauderdale County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Shoals Creek Preserve Tract

 
 
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By Sandra Hughes, November 14, 2009
1. Shoals Creek Preserve Tract Marker
Inscription. Nature Preserve and Recreation Area This tract was protected through the efforts of the Alabama's Forever Wild Land Trust, The Alabama Lands of The Department of Conservation and Natural Resources with assistance of the Lauderdale County Commission.

This land is dedicated as the Billingsley-McClure Shoals Creek Preserve to provide recreational opportunities for all to enjoy.
 
Location. 34° 54.349′ N, 87° 37.223′ W. Marker is in St. Florian, Alabama, in Lauderdale County. Marker is on County Road 61. Touch for map. The tract is located approximately 7 miles from Florence, AL and 3 miles north of the St Florian community. Access is via an unimproved road off Lauderdale County Road 61. Marker is at or near this postal address: County Road 61, Florence AL 35634, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. St. Michael's Catholic Church (approx. 2.2 miles away); St. Florian Historic District (approx. 2.3 miles away); Lone Cedar Church of Christ (approx. 3 miles away); Wilson Family Cemetery 19th Century / Slave Cemetery 19th Century (approx. 3.8 miles away); Andrew Jackson's Military Road

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By Sandra Hughes, November 14, 2009
2. Shoals Creek Preserve Tract
(approx. 4.6 miles away); Larimore Home 1870 (approx. 4.7 miles away); Deibert Park (approx. 4.8 miles away); Governor Hugh McVay Home Site and Cemetery (approx. 4.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Florian.
 
Also see . . .  Best Trails in Shoals Creek Preserve Track. The SHOAL CREEK PRESERVE TRACT in Lauderdale County consists of approximately 298 acres. Habitats across the site include fallow fields, mature upland hardwood stands and scenic creek bottoms. Waterways consist of Indian Camp Creek, Lawson Creek, Jones Branch, and Shoal Creek. Management objectives are preserving natural plant and animal species and habitats, while providing opportunities for hiking, horseback riding, fishing, canoeing, picnicking, bird watching, photography and nature study. (Submitted on August 2, 2017, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa.) 
 
Categories. Natural Resources
 
Shoals Creek Preserve Tract Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, November 14, 2009
3. Shoals Creek Preserve Tract Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 4, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 2, 2017, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 60 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 2, 2017, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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