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Adamsburg, Alabama
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Alabama
County DeKalb
Elevation 1,467 ft (447 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 35967
Area code(s) 256
GNIS ID 150061

Adamsburg is an unincorporated community located on Lookout Mountain in eastern DeKalb County, Alabama, United States, southeast of the county seat of Fort Payne, and just west of Little River Canyon.

History

Adamsburg was named for Simon Russell Canfield Adams, a minister from Fort Payne who donated land for a school in the community. A post office was established in Adamsburg in 1902, but it has since closed.

Geography

Adamsburg is located at 34°23′56″N 085°40′20″W / 34.39889°N 85.67222°W / 34.39889; -85.67222. Its average elevation is 1,467 feet (447 m) above sea level.

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