Historic Markers Across Alabama

Caisson Trace

Marker ID:  
Location: at 2 Caisson Trace, Spanish Fort, AL
County: Baldwin
Coordinates: N 30° 40.498    W 087° 54.888
  30.67496666    -87.9148
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None


Caisson Trace

A trail used in early times by Indians, Spanish Explorers, French Settlers and later by soldiers during the battle of Spanish Fort 1865. At one time a stream driven train paralleled this trace. Its ancient road bed can still be seen south of this site.

Erected by the Spanish Fort Historical Society - 1960.

End of Caisson Trace