Historic Markers Across Alabama



Fort Strother



Marker ID: AHA 
Location: at Chamber of Commerce (Old Depot) in Talladega
County: St. Clair
Coordinates:   
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Creek Indian War, 1813-14, 12 miles north. Built by Andrew Jackson with Tennessee troops and friendly Cherokees. Used as advanced base of operations on the border of Creek Confederacy.







End of Fort Strother