Historic Markers Across Alabama



Old Slave Markets



Marker ID:  
Location: St Louis St at N Royal St, Mobile, AL
County: Mobile
Coordinates: N 30° 41.684    W 088° 02.522
  30.69473333    -88.04203333
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: WMNE4H
 



Text:

On this site stood one of the old slave markets. Last cargo of slaves arrived on the schooner Clotilde in August of 1859.

Historic Mobile Preservation Society 1940 (replaced 1959)







End of Old Slave Markets