Houston County (35)

Historic Markers Across Alabama


Houston County was created on 1903.

The county seat is in Dothan, AL.,
and the county is 580 sq mi Square Miles in area.

  Click here to visit the Houston county home page.

  FIPS Code: 01069

  Information about Houston County, Alabama, from Wikipedia.

  US Census Quick Facts about Houston County.


There are 42 Historic Markers in Houston County.

Ashford Depot   -   HCC 
  Next to the depot on Midland Street at 3rd Ave., Ashford, AL WMFNVG      

Ashford United Methodist Church   -   HCC 
  At the church on Adams Street at 5th Ave. Ashford, AL WMGY2M      

Atlantic Coastline Passenger Station   -   HCC 
  Powell Street, in the "Dixie" section of downtwon, Dothan, AL WMFCHH      

Big Creek United Methodist Church   -   HCC 
  Houston County Route 115, ten miles south of The Ross Clark Circle, Dothan, Alabama. WMFD1R      

Boyhood Home of Rev, Bob Jones   -   HCC 
  in the median of US Highway 84 on the western edge of Dothan, AL WMR1F2      

Boyhood Home of Reverend Bob Jones   -   HCC 
  on Highway 84 West at the entrance to the Highlands. WMR1F2      

Cherry Street African Methodist Episcopal Church   -   HCC 
  at the Church, 308 North Cherry Street, Dothan, Alabama. WMKMJ2      

Columbia Baptist Church   -   HCC 
  200 North Main Street, Columbia, AL WMKMJ3      

Columbia Cemetery   -   HCC 
  201 West Church Street, Columbia, AL WMXY69      

Columbia Methodist Episcopal Church, South   -   HCC 
  108 East Church Street, Columbia, Alabama WMKMJ1      

Columbia, Alabama   -   ABT 
  intersection of South Main Street and West Church Street (Alabama Route 52), Columbia, AL WMKMHZ      

Cottonwood, Alabama   -   ABT 
  10190 County Road 55, Cottonwood, AL WMKMHA      

Cowarts Baptist Church and Cowarts School   -   ABT 
  On Jordon Ave, west of N Broad St., Cowarts, AL WMGY9X      

Dothan Dixie Standpipe   -    
  201 East Powell Street, Dothan, AL WMXY6C      

Dothan Municipal Light and Water Plant   -    
  126 Museum Avenue, Dothan, AL      

Dothan Opera House   -   HCC 
  at the Opera House, 103 North St. Andrews Street, Dothan, Alabama. WMAVJZ      

First Baptist Church   -   HCC 
  at 300 West Main Street, Dothan, Alabama. WMKMHC      

First Missionary Baptist Church Dothan, Alabama   -   HCC 
  370 Chickasaw Street, Dothan, Alabama WMVHV4      

Gordon Baptist Church   -   HCC 
  Gordon Baptist Church, Leslie Street, Gordon, Alabama WMKMHJ      

Gordon Cemetery / Early Gordon Leaders   -   HCC 
  On State Route 95, north of Gordon, Alabama WMKMHM      

Headland Presbyterian Church   -   HCC 
  Located off U.S. Highway 431 at 430 Landmark Drive, Dothan AL WMKMHD      

Houston County   -   HCC 
  at the intersection of North Oates Street (Business U.S. 231) and West Main Street (Business U.S. 84), Dothan, Alabama WMAVJF      

Incorporation of Ashford / Ashford - a Unique Name   -   ABT 
  in a small park on North Broadway at Christmas Alley, Ashford, AL WMGY9R      

Johnny Mack Brown   -   HCC 
  North Saint Andrews Street, Dothan, AL WMAVK6      

Liberty Baptist Church   -   HCC 
  477 Liberty Road, Pansey, Alabama. WMKMHH      

Main Street Commercial Historic District   -   HCC 
  Located at Main Street and Foster Street, downtown, Dothan, Alabama. WMAVJH      

Mallalieu Seminary   -   HCC 
  725 Broad Street, Dothan, AL WMKMHG      

Marvin Holman   -    
  in Poplar Head Park in downtown Dothan, Alabama. WMFD1H      

Old Columbia Jail / Columbia   -   HCC 
  at the Jail, 200 South Main Street, Columbia, Alabama. WMKMHV      

Omussee Creek Mound and Mississippian Period Societies   -   HCC 
  on Omussee Creek Road half a mile north of Picnic Rd, Columbia, AL      

Omussee Creek Mound and the Ancestors of the Creeks   -   HCC 
  on Omussee Creek Road half a mile north of Picnic Rd, Columbia, AL      

Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church - East   -   AHA 
  Friendship Road at County Road 4, near Crosby, AL      

Poplar Head Spring   -   HCC 
  Located at Poplar Head Park, Dothan, Alabama. WMAVK3      

Purcell-Killingsworth House   -   HCC 
  at the intersection of North Main Street (Alabama Route 95) and Clark Street, Columbia, AL WMKMHQ      

Shelley General Store   -   HCC 
  Within Dothan Landmark Park, 430 Landmark Drive, Dothan, AL WMKMHF      

Southern Boundary of the United States, 1795-1819   -   HCC 
  on Highway 231 at Ellicott's Crossing, Cottonwood, AL WMKMJ5      

The Chacato People   -   HCC 
  on Omussee Creek Road half a mile north of Picnic Rd, Columbia, AL      

The Dothan   -   AHC 

The Founding of Dothan, Alabama   -   ABT 
  North St Andrews Street, Dothan, Alabama WMAVJM      

The Naming of Dothan   -   HCC 
  Located at Millennium Park, Dothan, Alabama. WM6EEX      

The Waddell House   -   HCC 
  at Dothan Landmark Park off U.S. Highway 431, four miles from downtown Dothan, Alabama. WMKMHE      

Town of Taylor, Alabama   -   ABT 


M  - The marker is missing.
R  - The marker has been removed.


Other Houston County Resources.

Alabama Department of Archives and History