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Blount Springs in Blount County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Blount Springs

 
 
Blount Springs Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, July 30, 2010
1. Blount Springs Marker
Inscription. Famous Health Resort 1843-1914

Here fashionable ladies and gentlemen of the South vacationed with their families.
 
Erected 1953 by Alabama Historical Association.
 
Location. 33° 55.937′ N, 86° 47.754′ W. Marker is in Blount Springs, Alabama, in Blount County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 31 and County Road 7, on the right when traveling north on U.S. 31. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hayden AL 35079, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Homesite and Grave of George Powell (approx. 9.5 miles away); Gabriel Hanby, 1786-1826 (approx. 10.4 miles away); History of Locust Fork (approx. 10.4 miles away); General Forrest’s (approx. 10.8 miles away).
 
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Blount Springs Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, July 30, 2010
2. Blount Springs Marker
One Of The Seven Springs at Blount Springs image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, July 30, 2010
3. One Of The Seven Springs at Blount Springs
Stone wall surrounding one of the springs that emits white sulfur. image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, July 30, 2010
4. Stone wall surrounding one of the springs that emits white sulfur.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 30, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. This page has been viewed 1,612 times since then and 96 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 30, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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