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McCalla in Jefferson County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Bessemer Sewer System

 
 
54 inch inside diameter pipe Marker image. Click for full size.
By Sandra Hughes, August 5, 2015
1. 54 inch inside diameter pipe Marker
Inscription. The large 54 inch inside diameter pipe was unearthed in 2001 behind the Woodward Golf Course by Bob Hall and the Jefferson County Environmental Services. It was used by the Bessemer sewer system. (Donated by U.S. Pipe & Foundry Company, 2002)
 
Erected by Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park.
 
Location. 33° 14.989′ N, 87° 4.258′ W. Marker is in McCalla, Alabama, in Jefferson County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Confederate Parkway and Tannehill Road. Touch for map. Marker is located in Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 12632 Confederate Parkway, Mc Calla AL 35111, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. "Hot Pot", Ensley Works (here, next to this marker); Pipe DL & CO 1889 (here, next to this marker); Blower House (here, next to this marker); Charles Jefferson Stewart House (within shouting distance of this marker); Belcher House (within shouting distance of this marker); Nail House (within shouting distance of this marker); Peel House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Collins House (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in McCalla.
 
Also see . . .  Tannehill Ironworks Historical State Park. (Submitted on August 28, 2017.)
 
Categories. EnvironmentIndustry & Commerce
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 28, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 27, 2017, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 64 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on August 27, 2017, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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