Newton in Dale County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Newton Confederate Memorial
in the defense of
the Town of Newton, Alabama,
near the close of the War
Between the States.
Location. 31° 20.139′ N, 85° 36.281′ W. Marker is in Newton, Alabama, in Dale County. Marker is on College Street (Alabama Route 123) north of Queen Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located across the street from Hero's Memorial Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: College Street, Newton AL 36352, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Newton (within shouting distance of this marker); Baptist Collegiate Institute (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Hanging of Bill Sketoe (approx. ¾ mile away); The Block House/River Port - Fort - Ferry (approx. 3.1 miles away); The Mack M. Matthews School (approx. 3.7 miles away); Daleville, Alabama (approx. 7.3 miles away); Early Ozark/Ozark's Role in the Origin of Fort Rucker (approx. 8.7 miles away); Confederate Memorial (approx. 8.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newton.
Regarding Newton Confederate Memorial. The Battle of Newton was a minor skirmish that
Also see . . . Wikipedia article about the Confederate Home Guards. (Submitted on March 14, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on March 15, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 14, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 100 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 14, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.