Tuscumbia in Colbert County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Erected by Alabama Historicl Association.
Location. 34° 43.951′ N, 87° 42.726′ W. Marker is in Tuscumbia, Alabama, in Colbert County. Marker is at the intersection of West 5th Street and South Water Street, on the right when traveling west on West 5th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 204 West 5th Street, Tuscumbia AL 35674, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. U. S. Army M60A3 Main Battle Tank (approx. 0.4 miles away); American Indian History (approx. 0.4 miles away); History of Tuscumbia, Alabama (approx. half a mile away); Colbert County Courthouse Square District (approx. half a mile away); Howell Thomas Heflin (approx. half a mile away); Tuscumbia Big Spring Petrified Conifer Tree / Petrified Lycopod Tree Stump (approx. half a mile away); Ivy Green (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tuscumbia.
Also see . . .
1. The Story of First Railway West Alleghey Mountains. Sunday Morning, August 17, 1958 in Times Daily page 8 section 2 It Happened at Tuscumbia: by Nina Leftwich (Submitted on March 10, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa.)
2. Digging Up History, Tuscumbia workers undercover railway treasures. The Gadsden Times Tuesday April 10, 2007 (Submitted on March 10, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa.)
Categories. • Railroads & Streetcars • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 9, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 1,424 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 9, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.