Athens in Limestone County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Courthouse and Poor Farm Fence
This section donated to the people of Limestone County by the estate of John H. McCurry.
Erected 2007 by the Limestone County Historical Society.
Location. 34° 48.159′ N, 86° 58.301′ W. Marker is in Athens, Alabama, in Limestone County. Marker is on South Jefferson Street near West Washington Street, on the right when traveling north. This marker is located on the Southwest side of the Limestone County Courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 252 W Washington Street, Athens AL 35611, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Athens, Alabama (a few steps from this marker); Athens Sacked and Plundered (within shouting distance of this marker); Athens First Presbyterian Church (within shouting distance of this marker); A County Older Than the State North Side of Square (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Faces of Market Street (about 500 feet away); Scenes From Hobbs & Market Streets (about 600 feet away); Trinity School Cistern (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Athens.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 11, 2014, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page has been viewed 637 times since then and 28 times this year. Last updated on July 13, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 11, 2014, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.