Northern Terminus Indian Creek Canal

Northern Terminus Indian Creek Canal (HMIIW)

Location: Huntsville, AL 35801 Madison County
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Country: United States of America
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N 34° 43.765', W 86° 35.213'

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First Canal in Alabama

Incorporated 1820
Completed 1831
This canal was constructed to the Tennessee River to facilitate the transportation of cotton to market. Developers were: Thomas Fearn, LeRoy Pope, Stephen S. Ewing, Henry Cook, and Samuel Hazard.
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HM NumberHMIIW
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Year Placed1965
Placed ByAlabama Historical Association
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Date Added Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 at 6:18am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 537821 N 3843114
Decimal Degrees34.72941667, -86.58688333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 43.765', W 86° 35.213'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 43' 45.90" N, 86° 35' 12.78" W
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Area Code(s)256
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 101 Church St NW, Huntsville AL 35801, US
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