Killen in Lauderdale County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Muscle Shoals Canal
1836 - 1918
Erected by Brooks High School Classes.
Location. 34° 51.436′ N, 87° 32.527′ W. Marker is in Killen, Alabama, in Lauderdale County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 72 and Lock 6 Road on U.S. 72. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1560 Highway 72, Killen AL 35645, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Town of Killen (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lone Cedar Church of Christ (approx. 4.7 miles away); St. Florian Historic District (approx. 4.8 miles away); St. Michael's Catholic Church (approx. 4.9 miles away); Center (Centre) Star (approx. Wilson Family Cemetery 19th Century / Slave Cemetery 19th Century (approx. 5 miles away); Shoals Creek Preserve Tract (approx. 5.6 miles away); World War I Memorial (approx. 5.6 miles away).
Also see . . . Photo of canal construction. (Submitted on March 8, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Categories. • Notable Persons • Notable Places • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 4, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 1,861 times since then and 4 times this year. Last updated on March 9, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 4, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.