Historic Markers Across Alabama

Sand Mountain Plateau

Marker ID: AHA 
Location: at the Cullman County Courthouse at the intersection of of 2 Ave SW and 5th St SE, Cullman, Alabama
County: Cullman
Coordinates: N 34° 10.449    W 086° 50.368
  34.17415    -86.83946666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None


Thrifty German colonists, led by Col. John G. Cullman, in 1873 settled this thinly populated plateau. This section, previously thought unproductive, became famous for its diversified crops.

End of Sand Mountain Plateau