Historic Markers Across Alabama



Confederate Storehouse Burned by Federal Troops



Marker ID: AHC 
Location: at the intersection of Main St and Chalkville Rd., Trussville, AL
County: Jefferson
Coordinates: N 33° 37.182    W 086° 36.514
  33.6197    -86.60856666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

On this site stood the stone warehouse of Captain Thomas Truss and Marcus Worthington. Stored here were meats, grains and clothing collected by the Confederate government as a war tax. Disabled C.S.A. veteran Felix M. Wood was receiver of the tax at Truss







End of Confederate Storehouse Burned by Federal Troops