Markers

Limestone County Historical Society

Helping preserve history in Limestone County Alabama

 

The Limestone County Historical Society has identified, researched, provided inscription and set in place Historic markers which locate and describe significant sites in Limestone county. This is part of a continuing effort to provide markers with the help and support of individuals, local organizations, and parties related to significant historic sites.

The current sites listed in order of the year of erection, are identified as follows:

  1. Fort Hampton - 1979
     
  2. Battle of Sulfur Creek Trestle - 1982
     
  3. Old Town Cemetery - 1984
     
  4. Athens Sacked and Plundered - 1991
     
  5. Abner Alloway Strange, Jr. - 1995
     
  6. Governor George S. Houston House - 1996
     
  7. Trinity School / Fort Henderson -2002
     
  8. Nicholas Davis - 2002
     
  9. Cambridge -2002
     
  10. Coleman Family / Coleman Hill -2002
     
  11. Cottonport / Mooresville -2003
     
  12. Harris - Pryor (Flower Hill Farm) - 2003
     
  13. Belle Mina / Woodside - 2003
     
  14. Round Island Baptist Church -2005
     
  15. Elkmont, Alabama / Tenn. & Ala Central Railroad - 2005
     
  16. Trinty School Cistern - 2005
     
  17. Donnell House (Pleasant Hill) - 2007
     
  18. Lucy’s Branch & The Little Elk Communtiy - 2007
     
  19. Courthouse & Poor Farm Fence - 2007
     
  20. Druid’s Grove Plantation/ Jones-Donnell Cemetery - 2011
     
  21. Old New Garden Cemetery/ New Garden Cumberland Presbyterian Church - 2011
     
  22. Sims Settlement - 2012
     
  23. Cotton Hill -2014
     
  24. Gamble House-2015
     
  25. Sims Corder/Harrison - 2016
     
  26. Delmore Brothers/Limestone’s First High School-2016
     
  27. Gourdsville/Gilbertsboro-2017
     
  28. Pettusville- 2017
     
  29. Lentzville Cemetery-2017
     
  30. Coneco-2017
     
  31. Judge Horton-2017


     

For pictures of these markers and their inscriptions you can go to the marker sub-site by selecting the marker picture below.  Photo’s of marker sites are provided if available. Maps with marker location is also provided

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Updated 1-19-2016