Tuscaloosa in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Navigation and Shipbuilding On The Black Warrior River
Erected 2002 by Alabama Historical Association.
Location. 33° 12.755′ N, 87° 34.343′ W. Marker is in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, in Tuscaloosa County. Marker is on Greensboro Avenue north of 2nd Street (Jack Warner Parkway), on the left. Touch for map. Marker is located in the Black Warrior Riverwalk Park under the Lurleen B. Wallace Blvd Bridge. Marker is in this post office area: Tuscaloosa AL 35401, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Horace King (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Captain Benjamin F. Eddins (about 400 feet away); Burns’ Shoals The Black Warrior River (approx. 0.2 miles away); The M & O Railroad Trestle (approx. 0.2 miles away); Home Guard Defended Covered Bridge / Bridging The Black Warrior River (approx. 0.2 miles away); “The Indian Fires Are Going Out” (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Tavern (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tuscaloosa.
Categories. • 20th Century • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 21, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. This page has been viewed 1,144 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 21, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.