Beaver Creek, Alabama

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Beaver Creek, Alabama
Unincorporated community
Beaver Creek, Alabama is located in Alabama
Beaver Creek, Alabama
Beaver Creek, Alabama
Beaver Creek, Alabama is located in the US
Beaver Creek, Alabama
Beaver Creek, Alabama
Location within the state of Alabama
Coordinates: 32°10′16″N 87°52′49″W / 32.17111°N 87.88028°W / 32.17111; -87.88028
Country United States
State Alabama
County Marengo
Elevation 190 ft (60 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 334

Beaver Creek is an unincorporated community in Marengo County, Alabama, United States.[1] Its name is derived from the nearby Beaver Creek and the local church, Beaver Creek Baptist Church.[2] Beaver Creek had a school at one time, but it was consolidated into Sweet Water High School in the 1920s.[3]

Geography[edit]

Beaver Creek is located at 32°10′17″N 87°52′49″W / 32.17125°N 87.88028°W / 32.17125; -87.88028Coordinates: 32°10′17″N 87°52′49″W / 32.17125°N 87.88028°W / 32.17125; -87.88028 and has an elevation of 190 feet (58 m).[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Beaver Creek Church
  2. ^ Marengo County Heritage Book Committee: The heritage of Marengo County, Alabama, page 31. Clanton, Alabama: Heritage Publishing Consultants, 2000. ISBN 1-891647-58-X
  3. ^ "History of Sweet Water High School". Sweet Water High School. School In Sites. Retrieved 2 October 2010.