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Near Goodway in Monroe County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Old Federal Road

 
 
Old Federal Road Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 14, 2015
1. Old Federal Road Marker
Inscription. John Poebles had an established toll bridge over Little Escambia Creek in the early 1800ís. A dispute over the bridge arose between Poebles and John Hollinger. As a result Hollinger built a toll free bridge adjacent to Poeblesí toll bridge.
 
Erected 1998 by the Monroe County Heritage Museums and J. L. Bedsole Foundation.
 
Location. 31° 18.735′ N, 87° 22.395′ W. Marker is near Goodway, Alabama, in Monroe County. Marker is on Old Stage Road (County Road 5) 0.1 miles north of Hollinger Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. On left immediately past the successive bridges over Escambia Creek. Marker is at or near this postal address: Old Stage Road, Goodway AL 36449, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Old Federal Road (approx. 4.7 miles away); Uriah Veterans Memorial (approx. 7.6 miles away); Creek Indian Removal (approx. 8 miles away); Frisco City Centennial Time Capsule (approx. 8.5 miles away); Frisco City Town Park (approx. 8.5 miles away); Historic and Beautiful Repton
Current bridges in background. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 14, 2015
2. Current bridges in background.
(approx. 10.4 miles away); a different marker also named Old Federal Road (approx. 12.5 miles away); a different marker also named Old Federal Road (approx. 16 miles away).
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .  Federal Road in Alabama. (Submitted on June 14, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. Bridges & ViaductsWaterways & Vessels
 
Marker view towards farm road. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 14, 2015
3. Marker view towards farm road.
View north on Old Stage Road. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, June 14, 2015
4. View north on Old Stage Road.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 14, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 248 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 14, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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