Near Aliceville in Pickens County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
George Downer Field
—Dedicated Nov. 7, 1961 —
Location. 33° 6.512′ N, 88° 11.416′ W. Marker is near Aliceville, Alabama, in Pickens County. Marker is on Alabama Route 17 0.2 miles south of Iron Bridge Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 11135 Highway 17, Aliceville AL 35442, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Aliceville Prisoner of War Camp (approx. 1.1 miles away); Alabama, Tennessee & Northern Railroad Depot (approx. 2.6 miles away); Aliceville First Baptist Church R. J. Kirksey High School (approx. 2.8 miles away); a different marker also named Aliceville First Baptist Church (approx. 3.3 miles away); In Memory of James McCrory (approx. 5.6 miles away); Pleasant Ridge Presbyterian Church (approx. 9 miles away); Pickens County Courthouse (approx. 12 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Aliceville.
Also see . . . Wikipedia article on George Downer Airport. (Submitted on February 20, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 20, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 251 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 20, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.