Historic Markers Across Alabama



Spanish Fort



Marker ID:  
Location: On Spanish Main ST, Spanish Fort, AL.
County: Baldwin
Coordinates: N 30° 40.138    W 087° 54.731
  30.66896666    -87.91218333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMTWPF
 



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Spanish Fort


Rendezvous for Indians, Spanish, French and English Explorers. In 1865, Three Confederate Brigades, outnumbered 10 to 1, engaged the Army of West Mississippi (Union Forces) in the last battle of the War Between the States. March 26~April 9, 1865.

Erected by the Spanish Fort Historical Society. 1960







End of Spanish Fort