Historic Markers Across Alabama



Fort Claiborne - Creek Indian War 1813-1814



Marker ID: AHA 
Location: at the intersection of U.S. 84 and Grain Elevator Road and Lena Landegger Highway, Perdue Hill, Alabama
County: Monroe
Coordinates: N 31° 32.486    W 087° 30.78
  31.54143333    -87.513
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



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Fort Claiborne
Creek Indian War 1813-1814

Built by Gen. Ferdinand L. Claiborne as a base for his invasion of the Alabama country with U.S. Regulars, Lower Tombigbee Militia, and friendly Choctaws. Claiborne’s campaign culminated in the American victory over the Creeks at the Holy Ground.

Erected 1970 by Alabama Historical Association.







End of Fort Claiborne - Creek Indian War 1813-1814