Eufaula

Eufaula (HMWN7)

Location: Eufaula, AL 36027 Barbour County
Country: United States of America

N 31° 54.015', W 85° 8.751'

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Incorporated, December 19, 1857

— Bluff City on the Chattahoochee. —

Lower Creek village of the Eufaula Indians antedating 1733. Early white settlers began moving into the village called Yufala in 1823. Irwinton chartered 1832, and renamed Eufaula in 1843.

Hub of a prosperous plantation region with thriving river trade, many ante bellum homes remain as signs of its wealth and culture.

After becoming an inland port in 1963, industries began locating here.
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HM NumberHMWN7
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Year Placed1967
Placed ByAlabama Historical Association
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 at 4:29am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16R E 675337 N 3530878
Decimal Degrees31.90025000, -85.14585000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 31° 54.015', W 85° 8.751'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds31° 54' 0.90" N, 85° 8' 45.06" W
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Area Code(s)334
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 641-703 N Eufaula Ave, Eufaula AL 36027, US
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