Historic Markers Across Alabama



Hernando De Soto



Marker ID: AHA 
Location: US Hwy 231 north of Talladega
County: Talladega
Coordinates:   
Status: The marking is missing.
Waymark: None
 



Text:

June 1540. Spanish discoverer, explorer, led his well-equipped army of conquistadors southward through this area. He sought gold and lands for colonization in this populous Indian county.







End of Hernando De Soto