Brierfield in Bibb County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Bibb Naval Furnaces Brierﬁeld Furnaces
— ½ mile →
1865 - Furnaces destroyed by Wilsonís Raiders, U. S. A.
1866 - Furnaces rebuilt and operated by Gen. Gorgas, former Ordnance Chief, C. S. A.
Erected 1953 by Alabama Historical Association.
Location. 33° 2.573′ N, 86° 57.264′ W. Marker is in Brierfield, Alabama, in Bibb County. Marker is at the intersection of Montevallo Road (State Highway 25) and County Road 62, on the left when traveling west on Montevallo Road. Touch for map. Marker located at the entrance to the Brierfield Ironworks Historical State Park. Marker is in this post office area: Brierfield AL 35035, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Absalom Pratt House (within shouting distance of this marker); Bibb Furnace (approx. 0.4 miles away); Hayes-Morton House (approx. half a mile away); Sunshine & Dorothy Morton House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Six Mile Male & Female Academy Site (approx. 3.8 miles away); Site of Six Mile Male And Female Academy Town of Wilton (approx. 4.8 miles away); Piper / Coleanor (approx. 6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brierfield.
Also see . . . Brierfield Ironworks Historical State Park's Website. (Submitted on October 18, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama.)
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • War, US Civil •
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