Erie Alabama: An Alabama Ghost Town

This old Alabama town was on the banks of the Black Warrior River at Erie Bend near Greensboro.
Erie was once a vibrant town of 1,500 and county seat of Greene County, Alabama – now nothing remains and it is in Hale County

Greene County Alabama Map

Greene County Alabama

Greene County was the primary Alabama County for agriculture as late as 1845. It was occupied by white settlers as soon as land was made available by Federal Treaty.