Historic Markers Across Alabama



Hobdy's Bridge



Marker ID: AHA 
Location:
County: Pike
Coordinates:   
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Last Indian Battle in Alabama. General Wm. Wellborn and his men attacked and routed 900 Indians camping here during Creek War of 1836. Indians, reluctant to move west, angered by whites seizing land, had plundered as they moved toward new homes in Florida.



Notes:

missing in 2007; replaced with “Hobdy’s Bridge: Last Indian Battles in Alabama”



End of Hobdy's Bridge