Fort Mims

Fort Mims (HM1M7W)

Location: Stockton, AL 36579 Baldwin County
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Country: United States of America
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N 31° 10.584', W 87° 50.156'

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Here in Creek Indian War 1813-14 took place most brutal massacre in American history.
Indians took fort with heavy loss, then killed all but about 36 of some 550 in the fort.
Creeks had been armed by British at Pensacola in this phase of War of 1812.
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HM NumberHM1M7W
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Year Placed1955
Placed ByThe Alabama Historical Association
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, July 27th, 2015 at 10:03am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16R E 420342 N 3449452
Decimal Degrees31.17640000, -87.83593333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 31° 10.584', W 87° 50.156'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds31° 10' 35.04" N, 87° 50' 9.36" W
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Area Code(s)251
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 10961 Co Rd 80, Stockton AL 36579, US
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