Ohatchee in Calhoun County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Appalachian Iron Furnaces marker series.
Location. 33° 47.694′ N, 86° 1.224′ W. Marker is in Ohatchee, Alabama, in Calhoun County. Marker is on Janney Road 0.1 miles east of Spring Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ohatchee AL 36271, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Battle of “Ten Islands” (approx. 2.6 miles away); Fort Strother (approx. 2.7 miles Crook Cemetery (approx. 5.1 miles away); Lincoyer (approx. 5˝ miles away); The Tallasahatchie Battle Field (approx. 5˝ miles away); Tallasseehatchee (approx. 6.8 miles away); Major John Pelham (approx. 9.2 miles away); The Birthplace of the “Gallant Pelham” (approx. 9.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ohatchee.
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Also see . . . Janney Furnace & Calhoun County Confederate Memorial Park. Website contains the story of Rousseau's Raid & Skirmish at Ten Island Ford. Also stories of Janney Furnace and why it was built and why it was not fully destroyed and never used again to produce iron. (Submitted on December 14, 2009, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama.)
Categories. • African Americans • Industry & Commerce • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on March 5, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 14, 2009, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. This page has been viewed 2,935 times since then and 87 times this year. This page was the Marker of the Week August 8, 2010. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on December 14, 2009, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.