April 20, 1865On this site stood the stone warehouse of Captain Thomas Truss and Marcus Worthington. Stored here were meats, grains and clothing collected by the Confederate government as a war tax. Disabled C.S.A. veteran Felix M. Wood was receiver of the tax at Trussville. The building was burned by a detachment of Wilson's Raiders under the command of John T. Croxton, Brigadier General U.S. Volunteers.
|Placed By||Alabama Historical Commission / Trussville Historical Board|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 at 3:35am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 536314 N 3720059|
|Decimal Degrees||33.61970000, -86.60850000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 33° 37.182', W 86° 36.51'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||33° 37' 10.92" N, 86° 36' 30.60" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 104 S Chalkville Rd, Trussville AL 35173, US|
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