Near Leesburg in Cherokee County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Tennessee, Alabama & Georgia Railway
Erected by Cherokee County Historical Society.
Location. 34° 13.338′ N, 85° 43.439′ W. Marker is near Leesburg, Alabama, in Cherokee County. Marker is at the intersection of Blue Pond Road (State Highway 273) and County Road 365, on the right when traveling south on Blue Pond Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3595 AL-273, Leesburg AL 35983, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Leesburg (approx. 3.6 miles away); Cherokee County's Beginnings (approx. 5½ miles away); Cherokee County Courthouse (approx. 5½ miles away); Jordan Big Store (approx. 5½ miles away); Cherokee County Historical Museum Turkey Town Council Site (approx. 5.6 miles away); Garrett Cemetery (approx. 6.1 miles away); Pathkiller - Childers - Garrett Ferry (approx. 6.1 miles away).
More about this marker. Yellow Creek Falls and Weiss Lake can be seen from this location.
Categories. • Disasters • Railroads & Streetcars •
Credits. This page was last revised on March 9, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 8, 2018, by Angela Nichols of Centre, Alabama. This page has been viewed 43 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 8, 2018, by Angela Nichols of Centre, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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