Mobile in Mobile County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Old Plateau Cemetery
Erected 2010 by The African-American Heritage Trail of Mobile. (Marker Number 31.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Buffalo Soldiers marker series.
Location. 30° 43.875′ N, 88° 3.593′ W. Marker is in Mobile, Alabama, in Mobile County. Marker is on Bay Bridge Cutoff Road 0.1 miles north of Chin Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1959 Bay Bridge Cutoff Road, Mobile AL 36610, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Union Baptist Church / Founders of Union Baptist Church Cudjoe “Kazoola” Lewis (about 300 feet away); Catholic Cemetery (approx. 1.8 miles away); Gen. William C. Gorgas (approx. 1.9 miles away); Vernon Z. Crawford Law Firm (approx. 2.1 miles away); Christopher First Johnson House (approx. 2.2 miles away); Dunbar/Central High School (approx. 2.2 miles away); Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd / Founding Members (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mobile.
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Also see . . .
1. African American Heritage Trail website. (Submitted on July 27, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
2. Mobile Press Register article. Africatown project locates graves of ex-slaves who survived 1859 shipwreck. (Submitted on July 27, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • African Americans • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on December 11, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 27, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 269 times since then and 78 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 27, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.