Near Cherokee in Colbert County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Levi Colbert Stand
Erected by National Park Service.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Natchez Trace marker series.
Location. 34° 45.615′ N, 88° 1.401′ W. Marker is near Cherokee, Alabama, in Colbert County. Marker can be reached from Natchez Trace Parkway (at milepost 320.3), 0.2 miles south of Lee Highway (U.S. 72), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located at the Buzzard Roost turnoff. Marker is in this post office area: Cherokee AL 35616, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. History of Cherokee (approx. 2.9 miles away); Colbert's Stand (approx. 6.9 miles away); George Colbert Memorial (approx. 6.9 miles away); Colbert Ferry (approx. 7.1 miles away); The Natchez Trace (approx. 7.8 miles away in Mississippi); Civil War Skirmish at The Barton Cemetery (approx. 8.2 miles away); Rock Spring (approx. 9.5 miles away); Tiny Jewels of the Air (approx. 9.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cherokee.
Also see . . .
1. Natchez Trace. Official National Park Service website. (Submitted on June 25, 2015.)
2. Buzzard Roost and Chief Levi Colbert - Alabama Legends. (Submitted on June 25, 2015.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 25, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 276 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 25, 2015, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.