Historic Markers Across Alabama



Spanish West Florida



Marker ID: AHA 
Location:
County: Greene
Coordinates:   
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Spain seized colony, 1780, from British during American Revolution. Ceded to Spain in 1783. 32° 28', northern boundary, crossed present Alabama-Mississippi River. In 1795 Spain ceded area to U.S. but kept Mobile and Pensacola.







End of Spanish West Florida