Historic Markers Across Alabama

Wetumpka's Bridge

Marker ID: AHA 
Location: On W Bridge St at Dozier St, Wetumpka, AL
County: Elmore
Coordinates: N 32° 32.348    W 086° 12.512
  32.53913333    -86.20853333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None


First county in Alabama. Northern boundary 32° 28', ran through this point. County extended south to 31°, present Florida line; from Jackson, Miss., to Columbus, Ga. Then in Mississippi Territory, it included 25,000 square miles. Since subdivided into counties; 29 in Alabama, 16 in Mississippi.

End of Wetumpka's Bridge