Historic Markers Across Alabama



De Soto's Visit



Marker ID: CDA 
Location: at the intersection of U.S. 280 and Childersburg Fayettville Highway (State Highway 76), Childersburg, Alabama
County: Talladega
Coordinates: N 33° 16.624    W 086° 21.564
  33.27706666    -86.3594
Style: Carved Stone **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Two miles
north of this spot was
the Indian town
Cosa
visited by
De Soto
July 16, 1540

This stone erected by
the National Society of
Colonial Dames of America
in Alabama
1936









End of De Soto's Visit