Somerville in Morgan County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
First Permanent Court House, Morgan County
Replaced first court house, built circa 1825.
Somerville was incorporated, 1819, county seat 1819-1891.
Cotaco County created February 8, 1818, renamed Morgan County, June 14, 1821.
Erected 1967 by Alabama Historical Association.
Location. 34° 28.38′ N, 86° 47.897′ W. Marker is in Somerville, Alabama, in Morgan County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Broad Street, on the left when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Somerville AL 35670, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Valhermoso Springs (approx. 7.3 miles away); City of Hartselle, Alabama / Hartselle Facts (approx. 7.9 miles away); Triana, Alabama (approx. 8½ miles away); Skirmish at Woodall's Bridge (approx. 10.8 miles away); Mt. Zion Primitive Baptist Church (approx. 11.3 miles away); Mooresville Brick Church/The Cumberland Presbyterian Church Mooresville, Alabama / Mooresville Stagecoach Inn and Tavern (approx. 11.6 miles away); a different marker also named Mooresville (approx. 11.7 miles away).
Categories. • Government • Settlements & Settlers •
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