Historic Markers Across Alabama

Fort Mims

Marker ID: AHA 
Location: 10961 Boatyard Road, Stockton, AL
County: Baldwin
Coordinates: N 31° 10.584    W 087° 50.156
  31.1764    -87.83593333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None


Fort Mims
- 500 Yards -->

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.

1955 by the Alabama Historical Association.

End of Fort Mims