Madison County (45)

Historic Markers Across Alabama

 

Madison County was created on 1801.

The county seat is in Huntsville, AL.,
and the county is 802 sq mi Square Miles in area.



  FIPS Code: 01089

  Information about Madison County, Alabama, from Wikipedia.

  US Census Quick Facts about Madison County.

 

There are 134 Historic Markers in Madison County.

Affair at Madison Station / Affair at Indian Creek Ford   -   AHA 
  at the intersection of Front Street and Church Street, Madison, Alabama      

Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University   -   AHA 
  Clinton Ave. at Monroe St., Huntsville, AL      

Alabama's Constitution And Statehood   -    
  at the intersection of Gates Avenue and Franklin Street S.E., Huntsville, Alabama      

Andrew Jackson   -    
  at the intersection of Holmes Avenue and Lincoln St., NE, Huntsville, Alabama      

Barbary Coast Wars - 1801 - 1805, 1815   -    
  200 Monroe Street Northwest, Huntsville AL      

Bessie / “The Meadow Gold Cow”   -    
  109 Gates Ave SE, Huntsville, AL      

Buckhorn Tavern / Buckhorn Tavern Skirmish   -   AHA 
  at the intersection of Winchester Road and Maysville Road, New Market, AL      

Burritt Museum   -    
  at the intersection of Monte Sano Boulevard Southeast and Burrit Drive Southeast, Huntsville, Alabama      

Calhoun House   -   AHA 
  at the intersection of Greene Street Southeast and Eustis Avenue Southeast, Huntsville, Alabama      

Camp Beaty Brahan Spring Park   -    
  3770 Ivy Ave SW, Huntsville, AL      

Central Presbyterian Church   -   AHA 
  at the intersection of Lincoln Street Southeast and Randolph Street Southeast, Huntsville, Alabama      

Chickasaw Old Fields   -   AHA 
  U.S. Hwy 231 north of Tennessee River;   

City of Madison   -   AHA 
  Church St. at Front St., Madison, AL      

Civil War   -    
  200 Monroe Street Northwest, Huntsville AL      

Commitment/Oath, Creed, And Code of Conduct   -    
  200 Monroe Street Northwest, Huntsville AL      

Confederate Monument   -    
  on Westside Square, Huntsville, Alabama      

Councill Training School   -   AHA 
  is on Meridian Street ¼ mile north of Chase Road NE, Normal, Alabama      

Dallas (Optimist) Park 1928-1949   -   AHA 
  Oakwood Ave. at Andrew Jackson Way, Huntsville, AL      

Dallas Mills & Village 1892-1949 / Rison School 1921-1964   -   AHA 
  Oakwood Ave., at Lee High Dr., Huntsville, AL      

Erected in 1835   -    
  at the intersection of Westside Square and Fountain Circle Southwest, Huntsville, Alabama      

ETO 1939-1945/PTO 1941-1945   -    
  200 Monroe Street Northwest, Huntsville AL      

External Tank   -    
  1 Tranquilty Base, Huntsville, AL      

First Bank in Alabama-Merchants and Planters Bank of Huntsville   -   AHA 
  West Side Sq., Huntsville, AL      

First Baptist Church, Huntsville, Ala.   -   AHA 
  Governors Dr., Huntsville, AL      

First Presbyterian Church   -   AHA 
  Gates Ave. at Lincoln St., Huntsville, AL      

First United Methodist Church   -   AHA 
  Greene St. at Randolph Ave., Huntsville, AL      

Five Points Historic District   -   AHA 
  802 Pratt Ave NE, Huntsville, AL      

Flint River Primitive Baptist Church   -   AHA 
  on Moontown Road south of Ryland Pike, Brownsboro, AL      

Flint River Primitive Baptist Church   -    
  on Moontown Road south of Ryland Pike, Ryland, Alabama      

Ford's Chapel United Methodist Church   -   AHA 
  Ford's Chapel Rd., Harvest, AL      

Formation of the George C. Marshall Space Flight Center   -    
  Gate 9 of the Redstone Arsenal off Rightout Road at Visitor Center, Huntsville, AL      

General Morgan   -   AHA 
  Franklin Street SE north of Lowe Avenue SE, Huntsville, AL      

Glenwood Cemetery   -   AHA 
  Hall Ave. at Cemetery St., Huntsville, AL      

Global War on Terrorism   -    
  200 Monroe Street Northwest, Huntsville AL      

Goldsmith-Schiffman Field   -   AHA 
  Ward Ave., Huntsville      

Green Academy   -   AHA 
  Clinton Ave., Huntsville, AL      

Harrison Brothers Hardware   -   AHC 
  124 Southside Square, Huntsville, AL      

Hayden Cemetery   -   AHA 
        

Historic Viduta / Hotel Monte Sano   -   AHA 
  Monte Sano Blvd. at Old Chimney Rd., Huntsville      

History of Gurley   -    
        

Hotel Monte Sano   -   AHA 
  Monte Sano Blvd. at Old Chimney Rd., Huntsville, AL      

Howard Weeden Home   -   AHA 
  Gates Ave., Huntsville, AL      

Huntsville   -   AHA 
  Big Spring Park, Huntsville, AL      

Huntsville Female Seminary   -   AHA 
        

I am an American Warrior   -    
  200 Monroe Street Northwest, Huntsville AL      

Indian Creek Canal   -   AHA 
  Big Spring Park, Huntsville, AL      

Initial Survey Point   -   AHA 
  Hwy 231/431 south of Tennessee line WMNKYW      

John Williams Walker (1783-1823)   -   AHA 
  Hwy 231/431 near Meridianville   

Joseph J. Bradley School / Merrimack Mfg. Co. & Village   -   AHA 
  Triana Blvd., Huntsville, AL      

Late Indian Wars 1866–1890   -    
  200 Monroe Street Northwest, Huntsville AL      

Lee Mansion   -   AHC 
  on Metaire Lane north of Eastview Drive, Madison, Alabama WMFVT0      

Lincoln School and Village   -   AHA 
  : 1110 Meridian Street, Huntsville, AL      

Lowell M. Anderson   -    
  3609 Georgetta Dr SE, Huntsville, AL      

Lowry House   -   AHC 
        

Madison County   -   AHA 
  Courthouse Sq., Huntsville, AL      

Madison County Poorhouse   -   AHC 
        

Main Engines   -    
  1 Tranquilty Base, Huntsville, AL      

Maple Hill Cemetery   -   AHA 
  Wells Ave. at Maple Hill Dr., Huntsville, AL      

Mount Paran Campground and Cemetery   -   AHA 
  Winchester Rd., New Market, AL      

Ms. Baker: Monkeynaut   -    
  1 Tranquilty Base, Huntsville, AL      

Mt. Zion Primitive Baptist Church   -   AHA 
  Wall-Triana Highway 1.5 miles south of James Record Road, Huntsville, AL      

NASA Skylab   -    
  1 Tranquilty Base, Huntsville, AL      

NASA/U.S. Geological Survey   -    
  1 Tranquilty Base, Huntsville, AL      

New Hope Town and Cemetery   -    
        

New Market Presbyterian Church   -   AHA 
  at the intersection of New Market Road and Powers Street, New Market, Alabama      

Oak Place   -   AHA 
  Huntsville      

Oakwood College   -   AHA 
  Sparkman Dr. at Adventist Dr., Huntsville, AL      

Oakwood College   -   AHA 
  intersection of Adventist Blvd NW and Millennium Drive NW, Huntsville, AL      

Old Town Historic District   -   AHA 
  Holmes Ave. at Lincoln St., Huntsville, AL      

Original Site of Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University   -   AHA 
  at the intersection of Clinton Avenue SE and Monroe Street SE, Huntsville, Alabama      

Original Site of Enon Baptist Church   -   AHA 
  Meridianville, AL      

Original Site of Lakeside United Methodist Church 1866-1968   -   AHA 
  at the intersection of Jefferson Street N and Meridan Street NW, Huntsville, AL      

Passenger Depot   -   AHA 
  Church St., Huntsville, AL      

Pathfinder   -    
  1 Tranquilty Base, Huntsville, AL      

Pathfinder Orbiter   -    
  1 Tranquilty Base, Huntsville, AL      

Pension Row   -   ABT 
  is at the intersection of Mill Road and Pension Row, Madison, Alabama      

Persian Gulf War   -    
  200 Monroe Street Northwest, Huntsville AL      

Poplar Ridge School   -   AHA 
  Poplar Ridge Rd., New Hope, AL      

Randolph Street Church of Christ   -   AHA 
  on Randolph Avenue Southeast, Huntsville, AL WMPWZX      

Rev. Dr. Joseph E. Lowery Boyhood Home Site   -   ABT 
  226 Church Street Northwest, Huntsville AL      

Revolutionary War 1775 - 1783   -    
  200 Monroe Street Northwest, Huntsville AL      

Saint Bartley Primitive Baptist Church   -   AHA 
  on Williams Avenue east of Gallatin Street, Huntsville, AL      

Saint Mary's Church of the Visitation   -   AHA 
  on Jefferson Street N south of Meridan Street NW, Huntsville, AL      

Schiffman Building / Tallulah Bankhead (1902-1968)   -   AHA 
  East Side Square, Huntsville, AL      

Seminole Wars / Mexican War   -    
  200 Monroe Street Northwest, Huntsville AL      

Shiloh United Methodist Church   -   AHA 
  Ryland Pike, Ryland, AL      

Site of Alabama's First Constituional Convention   -   AHA 
  Franklin and Gates Streets, Huntsville, AL      

Site of Bell Factory   -   DAC 
  at the intersection of Winchester Road and Bell Factory Road, Riverton, Alabama      

Site of Cabaniss Cotton Spinning Factory   -   AHA 
  Hwy 231/431 near Fisk   

Site of Ditto's Landing and Town of Whitesburg   -   AHA 
  Boat Dock Rd. at W. Eugene Morgan Rd.      

Site of Huntsville Female College 1851-1895   -    
  Randolph Avenue SE, Huntsville AL      

Site of Huntsville Inn   -   AHA 
  East Side Square, Huntsville      

Site of Huntsville Slave Cemetery   -   AHA 
  at the intersection of Madison Street and St. Clair Avenue, Huntsville, Alabama      

Site of Quick Airplane Construction and Flight   -   AHA 
  on Wallace Lane (County Highway 100) west of Billy D. Harbin Road, New Market, Alabama      

Skirmish   -   AHA 
  Winchester Rd., Plevna, AL      

Slave Cemetery 1800s   -    
  in the median of Liberty Lane near H.L. Cleveland Way, Huntsville, Alabama      

Spanish American War 1898/Philippine Insurrection 1899-1913   -    
  200 Monroe Street Northwest, Huntsville AL      

Spring Migration   -    
  5105 Nolen Ave SE, Huntsville, AL      

St. Joseph's Mission School   -   AHC 
        

T-38 Talon   -    
  1 Tranquilty Base, Huntsville, AL      

Temple B'nai Sholom   -   AHA 
  Clinton Ave. at Lincoln St., Huntsville, AL      

Tennessee / Alabama   -   THC TN 2F3
  is at the intersection of Huntsville Highway (U.S. 231/431) and Hunter Road, Hazel Green, AL      

The Big Spring   -   AHA 
  Big Spring Park, Huntsville, AL      

The Chamber of Commerce of Huntsville / Madison County   -   AHA 
  Church St., Huntsville, AL      

The Church of the Nativity, Episcopal   -   AHA 
  Eustis Ave. at Greene St., Huntsville, AL      

The LeRoy Pope Mansion, 1814   -   AHA 
  Echols Ave. at Adams St., Huntsville, AL      

The Public Inn   -   AHA 
  on Williams Avenue SE east of Franklin Street SE, Huntsville, Alabama      

The Roundhouse   -    
  on Front Street, Madison, Alabama WMFWRW      

Thrasher Memorial Fountain   -    
  at the intersection of Monroe Street and Williams Avenue, Huntsville, Alabama      

Town of Gurley   -   AHA 
  Hwy 72 at Third St., Gurley, AL      

Town of New Market   -   AHA 
  on Winchester Road near New Market Road, New Market, Alabama      

Trail of Tears / Drane Hood Overland Route   -    
  the intersection of Lee Highway/John T. Reid Parkway (U.S. 72 at milepost 109) and Brock Road, Brownsboro, Alabama      

Trail of Tears / Drane Overland Route   -    
  on Front Street just from Church Street, Madison, Alabama      

Triana   -   AHA 
     

Triana, Alabama   -   AHA 
  Record St. at 6th St., Triana, AL      

Trough Springs   -   AHA 
  on Monte Sano Blvd Southeast north of Castlegate Blvd Southeast, Huntsville, Alabama      

Twickenham Historic District   -   AHA 
  on California Street near White Street, Huntsville, Alabama      

Twickenham Historic District   -   AHA 
  at the intersection of Randolph Avenue SE and White Street SE, Huntsville, Alabama      

Twickenham Historic District   -   AHA 
  at the intersection of Franklin Street SE and Williams Avenue SE, Huntsville, Alabama      

U.S. Air Force SM-65 Atlas-F   -    
  1 Tranquilty Base, Huntsville, AL      

U.S. Army PGM-11 Redstone   -    
  1 Tranquilty Base, Huntsville, AL      

U.S. Army PGM-19 Jupiter   -    
  1 Tranquilty Base, Huntsville, AL      

U.S. Army/NASA Juno II   -    
  1 Tranquilty Base, Huntsville, AL      

Vienna (New Hope)   -   AHA 
  Main Drive (Old Highway 431) south of Washington Ave, New Hope, AL      

Walnut Grove Cumberland Presbyterian Church   -   AHA 
  intersection of New Hope Cedar Point Road and Cambron Rd, New Hope, AL      

War of 1812 1812-1815   -    
  200 Monroe Street Northwest, Huntsville AL      

White Hall 1878   -    
  in the median of Whitehall Road west of Hughes Road, Madison, Alabama      

Wildwood   -   UDC 
  John T Reid Parkway/Lee Highway (U.S. 72) ¼ mile east of Walker Street, Gurley AL      

William Hooper Councill   -    
  is at the intersection of Meridian Street and Parker Drive NW, Normal, Alabama      

William Hooper Councill High School Site   -   AHA 
  St. Clair Ave., Huntsville, AL WM1PM0      

World War I (Great War)/1914 – 1918   -    
  200 Monroe Street Northwest, Huntsville AL      

World War I (Great War)/1914 – 1918   -    
  200 Monroe Street Northwest, Huntsville AL      

World War II - European Theater of Operations (ETO) 1939-1945   -    
  200 Monroe Street Northwest, Huntsville AL      

World War II - Pacific Theater of Operations (PTO) 1941- 1945   -    
  200 Monroe Street Northwest, Huntsville AL      

 

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

 

Other Madison County Resources.

Alabama Department of Archives and History
Huntsville / Madison County Chamber of Commerce