Historic Markers Across Alabama



Coosa



Marker ID: AHA 
Location: AL Hwy 235 at mile marker 2 north of Childersburg, AL
County: Talladega
Coordinates: N 33° 18.56    W 086° 21.28
  33.30942    -86.35471
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMG4H6
 



Text:

Important Indian town for over 250 years and capital of Coosa province. Visited by DeSoto in 1540, and later by Spanish, French, British colonial explorers and traders. Early writers tell of abundant food crops, wild and cultivated, supporting a large population.







End of Coosa