Fort McDermott Historical

Fort McDermott Historical (HM1WJL)

Location: Spanish Fort, AL 36527 Baldwin County
Country: United States of America

N 30° 40.23', W 87° 55.018'

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From this Confederate Fort 15 heavy artillery guns, repelled elements of 2 Union Army Corps, routed 5 ironclad monitors attacking up the Blakely River and for 13 days helped prevent the capture of Mobile until after General Lee's Surrender at Appomattox.
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HM NumberHM1WJL
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Year Placed1960
Placed ByThe Spanish Fort Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, January 17th, 2017 at 5:01pm PST -08:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16R E 412159 N 3393444
Decimal Degrees30.67050000, -87.91696667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 40.23', W 87° 55.018'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 40' 13.8" N, 87° 55' 1.08" W
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Area Code(s)251
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 118-120 Confederate Dr, Spanish Fort AL 36527, US
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