Battleground, Alabama facts for kids
Quick facts for kids
|Elevation||1,079 ft (329 m)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central (CST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||159122|
|Other names||Battle Ground
Battleground is located at Morgan County. Battleground is 1,079 feet (329 m) above sea level, overlooking the Tennessee Valley. Battleground sits on a hill that a Native American chief named in English Hill of all the battlegrounds.(34.304543 -86.996397) in the northwestern section of Cullman County, bordering
History of Battleground
The name Battleground was derived from a battle that took place along the Forrest Streight Trail during the Civil War.
One of the historical landmarks in Battleground is Battleground School. Built in 1932, the school was closed in the mid 1990s. Today it is managed and maintained by Camp Liberty located in Battleground. The Battleground School shares land with the Battleground Volunteer Fire Department.
Battleground, Alabama Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.