Indian Mound, Inn, and Church Site

Indian Mound, Inn, and Church Site (HM16D1)

Location: Collinsville, AL 35961 Dekalb County
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N 34° 15.906', W 85° 51.768'

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Cherokee Indians first inhabited this mound site, subsequently settled by A.H. Lamar, a captain in the Seminole War and first constable (1836) of DeKalb County. Lamar and his Cherokee wife operated trading post and stage coach stop on site, selling property to Alfred Collins, ca. 1842. Collins, for whom Collinsville was named, built home and operated inn on the stage coach line here between Rome and Guntersville. Daughter Sallie and her husband G.W. Roberts, became owners in 1886. Collinsville Baptist Church purchased property in 1924, erecting building on site two years later.
HM NumberHM16D1
Year Placed1996
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 at 4:57am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 604693 N 3792135
Decimal Degrees34.26510000, -85.86280000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 15.906', W 85° 51.768'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 15' 54.36" N, 85° 51' 46.08" W
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Area Code(s)256
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 47-57 AL-7, Collinsville AL 35961, US
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