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New Site in Tallapoosa County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Battle Of Emucfau

– 5 miles south →

 

—January 22, 1814 —

 
Battle Of Emucfau Marker image. Click for full size.
By TRCP Alliance, June 16, 2011
1. Battle Of Emucfau Marker
Inscription. Jackson fortified position here during Creek Indian War (1813-1814). Although repeated attacks by the Red Sticks were repulsed, Jackson withdrew with the Indians pursuing.
 
Erected 1953 by Alabama Historical Association.
 
Location. 33° 2.18′ N, 85° 46.513′ W. Marker is in New Site, Alabama, in Tallapoosa County. Marker is at the intersection of State Highway 22 East and Church Street, on the right when traveling north on State Highway 22 East. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Daviston AL 36256, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Town of New Site (approx. 0.2 miles away); Goldville (approx. 3.3 miles away); Tecumseh and the Prophets (approx. 4.4 miles away but has been reported missing); Horseshoe Bend Campaign Combatants (approx. 4.4 miles away); Horseshoe Bend National Military Park (approx. 4.5 miles away); A Bloody Contest (approx. 4.6 miles away); Futile Escape (approx. 4.6 miles away); Horseshoe Bend Battleground Monument (approx. 4.8 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Pickett's History of Alabama - Battles of Emucfau, Enitachopco and Calbec. (Submitted on August 6, 2011, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama.)
 
Categories. Wars, US Indian
 
Battle Of Emucfau Marker image. Click for full size.
By TRCP Alliance, June 16, 2011
2. Battle Of Emucfau Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. This page has been viewed 482 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on January 12, 2017.
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