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Mt. Vernon in Mobile County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Fort Stoddert

– 1799 →

 
 
Fort Stoddert Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, December 4, 2103
1. Fort Stoddert Marker
Inscription. Site three miles east. Border fort and port of entry into the United States while the 31st parallel was the southern border. Aaron Burr was held prisoner here after capture near McIntosh in 1807.
 
Erected 1949 by Historic Mobile Preservation Society.
 
Location. 31° 5.154′ N, 88° 0.977′ W. Marker is in Mt. Vernon, Alabama, in Mobile County. Marker is at the intersection of Military Road (County Road 96) and Old Highway 43, on the left when traveling east on Military Road. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1020 Military Road, Mount Vernon AL 36560, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mt. Vernon Federal Highway (within shouting distance of this marker); Mt. Vernon Arsenal and Barracks/Searcy Hospital (approx. half a mile away); Ellicott's Stone (approx. 6.2 miles away); Site of Old Mobile (approx. 8.9 miles away); Historic Stockton / Old Schoolyard Park (approx. 11.1 miles away); Stockton Presbyterian Church (approx. 11.2 miles away); Bartramís Trail (approx. 11.3 miles away); The Mound Line (approx. 11.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Mt. Vernon.
 
Categories. Forts, Castles
 
Fort Stoddert Marker Area image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, December 4, 2013
2. Fort Stoddert Marker Area
Fort Stoddert Location - 3 Miles East of Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, December 4, 2013
3. Fort Stoddert Location - 3 Miles East of Marker
Location of Fort Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, December 4, 2013
4. Location of Fort Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 501 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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