Tallapoosa County (62)

Historic Markers Across Alabama

 

Tallapoosa County was created on 1832.

The county seat is in Dadeville, AL.,
and the county is 717 sq mi Square Miles in area.



  Click here to visit the Tallapoosa county home page.

  FIPS Code: 01123

  Information about Tallapoosa County, Alabama, from Wikipedia.

  US Census Quick Facts about Tallapoosa County.

 

There are 36 Historic Markers in Tallapoosa County.

A Bloody Contest   -    
  located about 150 yards above the Overlook Parking area on the grounds of Horseshoe Bend National Military Park along the Battlefield Park Road, Daviston, Alabama      

Alexander City: A Textile Community   -   ABT 
  on Main Street, Alexander City, AL WMHXKV      

Battle of Emucfau   -   AHA 
  AL Hwy 22 at Church Street in New Site, AL WMQCKV      

Battle of Horseshoe Bend - One hundredth anniversary   -    
  at the intersection of North Broadnax Street and West Cusseta Street, Dadeville, Alabama      

Charge!   -    
  Battlefield Park Tour Road, Horseshoe Bend NP, Daviston AL      

Court Square   -   AHA 
  at the intersection of Church Street and Main Street, Alexander City, AL WMHXKX      

Daviston School   -   AHA 
  near the Daviston Volunteer Fire Department on AL 22, Daviston, AL WMQCKZ      

Daviston, Alabama   -   AHA 
  near the Daviston Volunteer Fire Department on AL 22, Daviston, AL WMQCKY      

Designed for Defense   -    
  Battlefield Park Tour Road, Horseshoe Bend NP, Daviston AL      

Edward Bell High School/Alma Mater   -   AHA 
  At the old school on Sen. Claude Pepper Dr., Camp Hill, AL WMQD2A      

First Baptist Church 1838   -   AHA 
  178 S Tallassee St, Dadeville, AL WMRD92      

First Presbyterian Church   -   AHA 
  S. Main Street at Tallapoosa Street in Alexander City, AL WMHXKR      

First United Methodist Church   -   AHA 
  310 Green Street at Semmes Street in Alexander City, AL WMQ9GE      

First Universalist Church of Camp Hill   -   AHA 
  At the church on Sen. Claude Pepper Dr., Camp Hill, AL WMQD26      

Fletcher Napoleon Farrington, Sr.   -   AHA 
  the intersection of South Broadnax St and Eufalla St, Dadeville, AL WMRD93      

Fort Okfuskee   -   AHA 
  US 280 near mile marker 75 between Alexander City and Dadeville, AL WMHXGQ      

Futile Escape   -    
  Battlefield Park Tour Road, Horseshoe Bend NP, Daviston AL      

Grafenberg Medical Institute   -   AHA 
  AL Hwy 43 (N. Broadnax St.) at Lafayette Street in Dadeville, AL WMHXGT      

Horseshoe Bend Battleground   -   AHA 
  Hwy 49, just north of Hwy 280 WMHXGM      

Horseshoe Bend National Military Park - Who Were the Creek?   -    
  Battlefield Park Tour Road, Horseshoe Bend NP, Daviston AL      

Johnson J. Hooper   -   AHA 
  AL Hwy 49 (N. Broadnax) at Cusseta St. in Dadeville, AL WMHXGX      

Lyman Ward Military Academy   -   AHA 
  AL Hwy 50 @ Cadet Drive in Camp Hill, AL WMHXGH      

Menawa, War Chief   -   AHA 
  AL Hwy 63 at CR 30 (Walker Ferry Road) south of Alexander City, AL, near Wind Creek State Park entrance WMHXH1      

Needmore - 1873   -   AHA 
  692 Jefferson Street in Alexander City, AL WMQ9GH      

Rousseau's Raid   -   AHA 
        

Sidney Z. Mitchell, 1862-1944   -   AHA 
        

Tecumseh and the Prophets   -   NPS 
  Horseshoe Bend National Military Park Tour Stop #5, Daviston, AL      

The First Baptist Church - 1872   -   AHA 
  64 Court Square in Alexander City, AL WMHXKZ      

The High Ground   -    
  Battlefield Park Tour Road, Horseshoe Bend NP, Daviston AL      

The Savannah and Memphis Railroad 1874   -   AHA 
  AL Hwy 63 at Main Street in Alexander City, AL WMHXH3      

Tohopeka in Flames   -    
  Battlefield Park Tour Road, Horseshoe Bend NP, Daviston AL      

Town of New Site   -   AHA 
  At the New Site Town Hall on AL highway 22, New Site, AL WMQCKR      

While the Long Roll Was Beating   -    
  Battlefield Park Tour Road, Horseshoe Bend NP, Daviston AL      

With Deer Tails in Their Hair   -    
  Battlefield Park Tour Road, Horseshoe Bend NP, Daviston AL      

Woods Presbyterian Church   -   AHA 
  intersection of Horseshoe Bend Rd (AL-49) and Church Rd., Jackson's Gap, Alabama WMRD9D      

Youngsville   -   AHA 
  AL Hwy 63 at Russwood Street in Alexander City, AL WMQA5C      

 

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

 

Other Tallapoosa County Resources.

Alabama Department of Archives and History