Alabama State Route 205

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State Route 205 marker

State Route 205
Route information
Maintained by ALDOT
Length: 15.185 mi[1] (24.438 km)
Major junctions
South end: US 431 / SR 1
North end: US 431 / SR 1
Location
Counties: Marshall, Etowah
Highway system
SR 204 SR 206

State Route 205 or SR-205 is a 16-mile-long (26 km) route that serves as a connection between the towns of Guntersville in Marshall County and Boaz in Etowah County. The route serves as an alternate to U.S. Highway 431 through the area.

Route description[edit]

The southern terminus is at its intersection with US-431 in Sardis City.[2] From this point, the route travels in a northerly direction through Boaz and Albertville prior to turning to the northwest en route to its northern terminus at US-431 near Guntersville.[3] SR-205 is routed along the roadway formerly designated at U.S. Route 241. During the 1940s, US 241 was relocated to the current routing of US 431. US 241 was changed to US 431 in 1953. In 2006, the portion of SR 205 in Etowah County is called The Jack Toney Memorial Highway.

Major intersections[edit]

County Location mi[1] km Destinations Notes
Etowah Sardis City 0.0 0.0 US 431 / SR 1 Southern terminus
Marshall Boaz 3.183 5.123 SR 168
Albertville 8.591 13.826 SR 75
Guntersville 15.185 24.438 US 431 / SR 1 Northern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

References[edit]

Route map: Google

KML is from Wikidata
  1. ^ a b Milepost Map of Etowah & Marshall Counties (PDF) (Map). Cartography by ALDOT Bureau of Transportation Planning, Survey & Mapping Division. Alabama Department of Transportation. 1999. 
  2. ^ Google (May 6, 2010). "SR-205 southern terminus" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved May 6, 2010. 
  3. ^ Google (May 6, 2010). "SR-205 northern terminus" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved May 6, 2010.