Florence in Lauderdale County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Location. 34° 48.179′ N, 87° 40.015′ W. Marker is in Florence, Alabama, in Lauderdale County. Marker is on East College Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Florence AL 35630, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Patton Elementary School (within shouting distance of this marker); "Mountain" Tom Clark (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Soldier's Rest (about 800 feet away); 115th Signal Battalion (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fort Willingham (approx. ¼ mile away); Florence Bethel Cumberland Presbyterian Church in America General Hood's Narrow Escape (approx. 0.3 miles away); Walnut Street Historic District (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Florence.
Regarding Florence Cemetery. An annual event Walking Tour of historic downtown Florence Cemetery during the month of June every year. There are unique headstones and famous people, Governor Emmet O'Neal, William Patton, Susan Rapier and other prominent people.
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 9, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. This page has been viewed 1,456 times since then and 35 times this year. Last updated on June 1, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos: 1. submitted on March 9, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. 2. submitted on March 22, 2010, by Sandra Hughes of Killen, Usa. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.