Historic Markers Across Alabama



Site of Old Mobile



Marker ID:  
Location: on the east side of US Hwy 43, Le Moyne, AL
County: Mobile
Coordinates: N 30° 57.446    W 088° 01.609
  30.95743333    -88.02681666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMJMPM
 



Text:

(English) Site of
Old Mobile
Fort Louis de la Louisiane
Founded 1702 by
Pierre Le Moyne d’Iberville
Under orders of Louis XIV
First Capital of French Louisiana
1702-1711

(French) Site de
Vieux Mobile
Fort Louis de la Louisiane Premiere
Capitale de la Louisiane Francaise
1702-1711
Fondee par
Pierre Le Moyne d’Iberville
par ordre de Louis XIV, Roi de France

Erected by the Christopher Branch Chapter, Mobile, Alabama, National Society Colonial Dames XVII Century.







End of Site of Old Mobile