Athens City

LIMESTONE COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY

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Eight of our Historic Markers are located in the City of Athens Alabama. These markers and their location are identified as follows:

  • Governor George S. Houston Home
    • This marker is located on the grounds of the Houston at 101 north Houston Street and corner of Market Street.
       
  • Old Town Cemetery
    • This marker is located at the cemetery on east Washington Street between East and Beaty.
       
  • Athens Sacked and Plundered
    • This marker is located on the south west corner of the Limestone County Courthouse lawn.
       
  • Trinity School Cistern
    • This marker is located in the parking lot near the north west end of the new Limestone Courthouse Annex on Market Street near the railroad track.
       
  • Fort Henderson (ca 1863)--- Trinity School (1865-1970)
    • This marker is located on Brownsferry Street on the Trinity Congregational Church grounds.
       
  • Coleman Hill and Family Cemetery
    • This marker is located on 4th Street  at the corner of Grace Ave.
       
  • Donnell House (Pleasant Hill)
    • This marker is located in front of the House on the Middle School property situated south-east of the intersection of Forrest and Clinton.
  • Courthouse and Poor Farm Fence
    • This marker is located on the South West side of the Limestone County Courthouse

     

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The markers above can be viewed by selecting the corresponding button on the left.

LOCATOR MAP:
By selecting the box below you can call up a map of the area that has locations for markers identified above. This map allows you to select each marker and zoom in to get more precise information about its location if needed.

Athens City Locator Map
 

[Markers] [NW County] [SE County] [Athens City] [Houston House] [Old Town Cem.] [Athens Sacked] [Trinity Cistern] [Ft Henderson] [Coleman Hill] [Donnell House] [CH/PH Fence]

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