Historic Markers Across Alabama

Central Plank Road

Marker ID: AHA 
Location: Ala. Hwy 231, Winterboro, AL
County: Talladega
Status: The marking is missing.
Waymark: None


1850. Here was northern terminus of 60 miles of toll road operated from Wetumpka. Built of wooden boards. Prior to railroads this was an important artery of travel. Chartered to connect navigable parts of the Alabama, Coosa, and Tennessee Rivers.

End of Central Plank Road