Map: Madison County Alabama 1875

Map of Madison county, Alabama in 1875.
Relief shown by hachures.
Shows cities, towns, roads, geographical features, and landowners’ names.
LC copy imperfect: Torn, soiled, missing edge sections, mounted on cloth backing.
Includes note and ill. of buildings “Huntsville [S?]pring” and “Court House.”
LC Land ownership maps, 4

Shelta Cave Nature Preserve

Shelta Cave is a 2,500 feet (760 m) long underground cave and lake located in Huntsville, Madison County, Alabama. It is described as one of the most biodiverse caves within the Appalachian Mountains. The cave is currently owned and managed as a nature preserve by the National Speleological Society.