A Piece of Our County’s History
Next time you’re strolling around town, look out for one of the 21 historical markers in Jefferson County.
Each of these locations represent a piece of our county’s history.
Independent Presbyterian Church
The Little Theatre
The Alabama Theatre
Shades Valley High School (original site)
Briarwood Presbyterian Church
Will Franke/Early Mountain Brook Village
St. Vincent’s Hospital
Oldest House in Shades Valley/Irondale Furnace Commissary
Union Hill Cemetery/Union Hill Methodist Episcopal Church/Union Hill School
Birmingham Water Works Company/Cahaba Pumping Station
Irondale Furnace/Wallace S. McElwain
The Old Mill/Robert Jemison, Jr.
Brock’s Gap/The South & North Railroad Cut/Gateway to Birmingham
Canterbury United Methodist Church
How to Design Your Historical Marker
Here you can design your marker. There are many different types of markers and various colors, etc. There is a great history of the 90-year-old company and many testimonials.
Design Your Marker
- Color charts
- Etched plates
- Lettering guides
- Metal photos
- Mounting options
- QR codes
- Delivery inspection
- Order form
- Post-order form
- One-post marker installation
- Two-post marker installation
- Shipping requirements
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190 Millcreek Rd.
Marietta, OH 45750