Spanish Fort in Baldwin County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Erected 1965 by the Spanish Fort Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Forts and Castles • War, US Civil.
Location. 30° 40.76′ N, 87° 54.734′ W. Marker is in Spanish Fort, Alabama, in Baldwin County. Marker is on Lancers Lane east of Spanish Main Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3 Lancers Lane, Spanish Fort AL 36527, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Confederate Redoubt No. 3 / Gibson’s Brigade (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Confederate Redoubt No. 4 / Holtzclaw's Brigade (approx. 0.2 miles away); Confederate Main Line of Resistance (approx. ¼ mile away); Caisson Trace (approx. 0.3 miles away); Confederate Redoubt No. 5 / Ector's BrigadeThe 8th Iowa Infantry (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Union First Parallel / Union Siege Battery No. 16 (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Final Assault (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Spanish Fort.
More about this marker. Over the last few years these markers have been repainted and repaired.
Also see . . . Civil War wiki on the Battle of Spanish Fort. (Submitted on January 16, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on January 16, 2017. It was originally submitted on January 16, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 490 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 16, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.