Historic Markers Across Alabama

Mobile City Limits 1711

Marker ID:  
Location: 109 North Conception St, Mobile, AL
County: Mobile
Coordinates: N 30° 41.615    W 088° 2.626
  30.69358333    -88.04376666
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: None


Mobile City Limits
___ 1711 ___

At this point the northwest limits of French Mobile faded into the dense forest which surrounded the city in 1711 and many years thereafter. An 1815 map shows the forest reaching Joachim Street, one block west.

Christopher Branch Chapter, Colonial Dames XVII Century.

End of Mobile City Limits 1711