Historic Markers Across Alabama



Encanchata



Marker ID:  
Location: Commerce St at Water St, Montgomery, AL
County: Montgomery
Coordinates: N 32° 22.860    W 086° 18.771
  32.381    -86.31285
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMD6XH
 



Text:

Here at the Indian village of
Encanchata,

Future site of Montgomery, Col. John Tate, last British agent to the Muscogee Nation, recruited and drilled Creek warriors in 1780 to relieve Tories in Augusta, Ga. being besieged by American patriots.

Gen. Richard Montgomery Chapter Sons of the American Revolution







End of Encanchata