Ashville in Saint Clair County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
John Looney House
The two story log house with double dog-trot is a rare example of pioneer architecture in Alabama.
Restored by St. Clair Historical Society 1972. Listed in National Register of Historic Places 1974.
Erected 1978 by Alabama Historical Association.
Location. 33° 49.266′ N, 86° 11.544′ W. Marker is in Ashville, Alabama, in Saint Clair County. Marker is on Greensport Road (County Route 24), on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ashville AL 35953, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Assassination Site of Sgt. E. Frank Harrison (approx. 3.7 miles away); The Dean / Inzer House (approx. 3.7 miles away); A County Older Than The State, St. Clair County (approx. 3.8 miles away); Battle of “Ten Islands” (approx. 7.8 Fort Strother (approx. 7.9 miles away); Janney Furnace (approx. 10.1 miles away); Original Site of Pleasant Hill Methodist Church (approx. 10.8 miles away); Harkey’s Chapel United Methodist Church Founded Circa 1829-1830 (approx. 11˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ashville.
Categories. • Notable Buildings • Settlements & Settlers • Wars, US Indian •
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