" Battle of Hobdy's Bridge. This battle on the Pea River was the last major battle of the Creek War of in Alabama. Find this Pin and more on Alabama History by Cherry Bruce. The Creek War of or Second Creek War, was the last battle by parts of the Creek Nation to resist removal to the West and the Trail of Tears.
Gantts Quarry, Alabama The history of the town goes back to 1830 when Dr. Edward Gantt discovered white marble and was one of the first towns in the county. A block of marble from the area is in the Washington Monument. Gantts Quarry, Alabama Gantts Quarry is a quarry and ghost town in Talladega County, Alabama, United States. The population was 0 at the 2000 census, although it had seven residents as late as the 1998 population estimate, incorporated in 1910 to keep neighboring Sylacauga from annexing it, it was officially disincorporated after its Around 1820, Dr.
Edward Gantt discovered marble in what would become Gantts Quarry while on military duty with Gen. Andrew Jackson. The pioneering spirit of early settlers continued with the planting of cotton and the development of small businesses. If someone went to Gantts Quarry today and was unfamiliar with the history, they would never dream that over forty families once lived there.
That there was a grocery store, a schoolhouse, a post office, a baseball field or a church. The quarry in Kozy as a geotourist attraction and the object The Paper presents scientificeduional and sportrecreational values of an abandoned quarry of the Carpathian sandstones in Kozy (BielskoBiaa region) Select a Alabama, USA city, town or POI to make your free printable Sunrise Sunset Calendar. You can also create a calendar for your own location by entering the latitude, longitude, and time zone information.
Welcome to the Shelby Countys Newly Revitalized City of Columbiana, home of the County Seat. Columbiana is full of beauty and is a magnificently, charming community in which to live, work, and raise a family. The University of Alabama, the states oldest and largest public institution of higher education, is a studentcentered research university that draws the best and brightest to an academic community committed to providing a