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Near Ohatchee in Saint Clair County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Fort Strother

 
 
Fort Strother Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim Carr, February 1, 2009
1. Fort Strother Marker
Inscription. Creek Indian War Headquarters of Gen. Andrew Jackson 1813 - 1814 Erected By St. Clair County
 
Erected by St. Clair County.
 
Location. 33° 46.809′ N, 86° 3.792′ W. Marker is near Ohatchee, Alabama, in Saint Clair County. Marker is at the intersection of State Highway 144 and Valley Drive, on the right when traveling north on State Highway 144. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ragland AL 35131, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Battle of “Ten Islands” (approx. 0.3 miles away); Janney Furnace (approx. 2.7 miles away); Crook Cemetery (approx. 7.5 miles away); The Tallasahatchie Battle Field (approx. 7.9 miles away); Lincoyer (approx. 7.9 miles away); John Looney House (approx. 7.9 miles away); Tallasseehatchee (approx. 9.4 miles away); Refuge Cemetery (approx. 9.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ohatchee.
 
Also see . . .
1. The Rebellious Indian Fighters Of Ft. Strother by Joe Whitten. (Submitted on March 3, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama.)
2. Creek War from Wikipedia. (Submitted on March 3, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama.)
 
Categories. Forts, CastlesMilitaryNative AmericansNotable PersonsWars, US Indian
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 3, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. This page has been viewed 3,756 times since then and 222 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on March 3, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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