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Historical Markers in Atmore, Alabama

 
Clickable Map of Escambia County, Alabama and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Escambia County, AL (31) Baldwin County, AL (136) Conecuh County, AL (26) Covington County, AL (17) Monroe County, AL (23) Escambia County, FL (172) Okaloosa County, FL (130) Santa Rosa County, FL (67)  EscambiaCounty(31) Escambia County (31)  BaldwinCounty(136) Baldwin County (136)  ConecuhCounty(26) Conecuh County (26)  CovingtonCounty(17) Covington County (17)  MonroeCounty(23) Monroe County (23)  EscambiaCountyFlorida(172) Escambia County (172)  OkaloosaCounty(130) Okaloosa County (130)  SantaRosaCounty(67) Santa Rosa County (67)
Brewton is the county seat for Escambia County
Atmore is in Escambia County
      Escambia County (31)  
ADJACENT TO ESCAMBIA COUNTY
      Baldwin County (136)  
      Conecuh County (26)  
      Covington County (17)  
      Monroe County (23)  
      Escambia County, Florida (172)  
      Okaloosa County, Florida (130)  
      Santa Rosa County, Florida (67)  
 
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1Alabama (Escambia County), Atmore — Canoe Station
Settled by A.J. Hall in 1852 and occupied by Confederate troops because of its value as a railroad stop during the War Between the States (1861-65), Canoe was the site of a March 27, 1865 encampment of Union forces. The 1870s brought expansion . . . Map (db m72265) HM
2Alabama (Escambia County), Atmore — Escambia County Training School
In 1920, a wooden building was constructed as the Atmore Colored School and operated until 1925. In 1926, a new wood and a brick building was erected with assistance from Rosenwald School fund and it was renamed the Escambia County Training School. . . . Map (db m100835) HM
3Alabama (Escambia County), Atmore — 129 — Railroad Bill — Legends & Lore —
Immortalized in folksongs, outlaw Morris Slater robbed L&N trains, gave to poor, long evading capture. Killed near here in 1896.Map (db m191630) HM
4Alabama (Escambia County), Atmore — Watson Cabin
Built in Wilcox County, Alabama 1845 this ancestral home of the Watson family was donated to Leadership Atmore in 1999. In memory of Rupert Basil Watson 1905 – 1981Map (db m130677) HM
5Alabama (Escambia County), Atmore — Williams Station, Alabama 1866-1897 / Atmore, Alabama
Williams Station, Alabama 1866-1897 Creek Indians lived in these parts some 200 years before trains began stopping here in 1866 to leave supplies for a farmer, William Larkin Williams, who lived nearby. Workers, who came first to build . . . Map (db m154553) HM
 
 
 
 
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Dec. 4, 2022