Near Dozier in Crenshaw County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Originally called “Piney Woods,” Sports first appeared on an official railroad map in 1900.
Erected 2009 by Alabama Historical Association.
Location. 31° 31.922′ N, 86° 19.496′ W. Marker is near Dozier, Alabama, in Crenshaw County. Marker is on Dozier Highway (U.S. 29) 0.1 miles north of Sports Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Brantley AL 36009, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 18 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Daniel Dozier (approx. 3.3 miles away); New Providence Primitive Baptist Church Site (approx. 12.8 miles away); Site of Curtis School (approx. 13.7 miles away); Rutledge (approx. 13.8 miles away); Rutledge Primitive Baptist Church Montezuma (approx. 17.6 miles away); Goshen Substation (approx. 18 miles away).
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 29, 2011, by David J Gaines of Pinson, Alabama. This page has been viewed 669 times since then and 60 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 29, 2011, by David J Gaines of Pinson, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.