Eden in Saint Clair County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1997 by Camp Winnataska Advisory Committee and the Alabama Historical Association. (Marker Number None.)
Location. 33° 32.514′ N, 86° 26.528′ W. Marker is in Eden, Alabama, in Saint Clair County. Marker is on Camp Winnataska Drive, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Leeds AL 35094, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within John Henry (approx. 5.6 miles away); The Depot (approx. 5.6 miles away); Shiloh Cemetery (approx. 5.8 miles away); Leeds Benchmarks In History (approx. 5.9 miles away); Jonathan Bass House Museum (approx. 6.7 miles away); Congressional Medal Of Honor Recipients (approx. 6.9 miles away); Old Sterrett Cemetery (approx. 7.2 miles away); Sidney Word Lee (approx. 7.3 miles away).
Regarding Camp Winnataska. The last part of the marker text is difficult to read, but the Alabama Historical Association´s records indicate that it should read, "In 1986, Camp Winnataska and the Boy Scouts, Birmingham Area Council, formed a joint venture to operate the Camp Winnataska Outdoor Education Center."
Categories. • Charity & Public Work •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 19, 2011, by David J Gaines of Pinson, Alabama. This page has been viewed 596 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 19, 2011, by David J Gaines of Pinson, Alabama. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.