Alabama State Route 47

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State Route 47 marker

State Route 47
Route information
Maintained by ALDOT
Length: 43.063 mi[1] (69.303 km)
Existed: 1940 – present
Major junctions
South end: US 84 at Mexia
  SR 41 at Monroeville
North end: SR 10 at Awin
Location
Counties: Monroe County
Wilcox County
Highway system
SR 46 SR 48

State Route 47 (SR 47) is a 43.063-mile-long (69.303 km) state highway in the southern part of the U.S. state of Alabama. The southern terminus of the highway is at its intersection with U.S. Route 84 (US 84) at Mexia in Monroe County, and the northern terminus of the highway is at its intersection with SR 10 at Awin in Wilcox County.

Although the route is signed "north–south", the initial trajectory of SR 47 is eastward at its southern terminus.

Route description[edit]

SR 47 begins at an intersection with US 84 in Mexia. It heads towards Monroeville. At Monroeville, the highway turns northward as it begins a 22-mile-long (35 km) concurrency with SR 21 heading towards Beatrice.

At Beatrice, SR 21 and SR 47 intersect SR 265 and turn eastward as they head towards Riley, where SR 21 turns northward and SR 47 continues eastward towards Midway. At Midway, the highway intersects SR 83 and turns northeastward as it leads to its northern terminus at Awin.

Major intersections[edit]

County Location mi[1] km Destinations Notes
Monroe 0.000 0.000
US 84 / SR 47 Truck north (SR 12) – Repton, Grove Hill
Southern terminus
Monroeville 5.377–
5.478
8.653–
8.816

SR 41 / SR 21 Bus. (Alabama Avenue / Mt. Pleasant Avenue) – Camden
South end of SR 21 Bus. concurrency; traffic circle around Monroe County Heritage Museum
6.225 10.018
SR 21 Byp. south / SR 47 Truck south – Atmore, Alabama Southern Community College
North end of SR 21 Bus. concurrency; south end of SR 21 concurrency
Beatrice 22.433 36.102 SR 265 north (Bryan Street) – Vredenburgh, Camden
Riley 27.454 44.183 SR 21 north – Hayneville, McWilliams North end of SR 21 concurrency
Midway 32.258 51.914 SR 83 south – Evergreen
Wilcox Awin 43.063 69.303 SR 10 – Camden, Greenville Northern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

See also[edit]

References[edit]

Route map: Google

KML is from Wikidata
  1. ^ a b Alabama Department of Transportation. "Milepost Maps". Archived from the original on July 27, 2011. Retrieved June 13, 2011.