Historic Markers Across Alabama

Federal Raid

Marker ID: AHA 
Location: on Main Street (U.S. 231), Blountsville, Alabama
County: Blount
Coordinates: N 34° 5.958    W 086° 34.542
  34.0993    -86.5757
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None


May 1, 1863, 1 mile south of marker. General N. B. Forrest captured a wagon train and supplies of Colonel Streight's raiders. Forrest continued his relentless pursuit eastward toward final capture of Streight.
[Before 1965]

End of Federal Raid