Near Alexander City in Tallapoosa County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Menawa, War Chief
about 1766 - 1837
Erected 1973 by Alabama Historical Commision.
Location. Marker has been confirmed missing. It was likely located near 32° 51.426′ N, 85° 57.59′ W. Marker was near Alexander City, Alabama, in Tallapoosa County. Marker was at the intersection of Our Childrens Highway (State Highway 63) and Walker Ferry Road, on the right when traveling south on Our Childrens Highway. Click for map. Marker was in this post office area: Alexander City AL 35010, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. Youngsville (approx. 5.9 miles away); Alexander City: A Textile Community (approx. 6 miles away); The First Baptist Church (approx. 6 miles away); First Presbyterian Church (approx. 6 miles away); Court Square (approx. 6 miles away); The Savannah And Memphis Railroad 1874 (approx. 6.1 miles away); First United Methodist Church 1872 (approx. 6.3 miles away); Fort Okfuskee (approx. 6.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Alexander City.
Also see . . . Wikipedia article on Menawa. (Submitted on June 28, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • Native Americans • War of 1812 •
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