Southern Spectacular Tour 5
Entering Alabama from Georgia - but it was too soon to change watches as although Alabama on the whole is one hour different to Georgia  the state line does not correspond to the time zone.
Alabama State Capitol and replica Liberty Bell - PHOTOs Malcolm McCrow
Government buildings - some yet to be completed in 2010 - in a pristine Montgomery - PHOTOs Malcolm McCrow
Alabama State House (above).  On the front portico of the Alabama State Capitol this star marks the spot where Jefferson Davis was declared President the Confederate States of America on February 18, 1861 - PHOTOs Malcolm McCrow
Memorial to Hank Williams - PHOTOs Malcolm McCrow  
Montgomery government buildings (above) and the church (right) where martin Luther King once preached - PHOTOs Malcolm McCrow
Martin Luther King Memorial - PHOTOs Malcolm McCrow  
Downtown Montgomery - PHOTOs Malcolm McCrow  
Although seldom seen in the UK the pre-1801 British Union flag (left) is a common sight in many parts of the USA.  The Alabama Center for Commerce (right) - PHOTOs Malcolm McCrow
Union Station (above) is now just a large covered parking lot and a pick-up point for the tourist trolley. The Alabama River (right) - PHOTOs Malcolm McCrow
However CSX fright trains running alongside the Alabama River pass by the preserved station building - PHOTOs Malcolm McCrow


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