Holy Ground Battlefield

Holy Ground Battlefield (HM159A)

Location: Hayneville, AL 36040 Lowndes County
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Country: United States of America
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N 32° 16.179', W 86° 43.488'

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Six miles North, on December 23, 1813,General F.L. Claiborne's army defeatedthe Creeks and destroyed the HolyGround Indian Village. One Americanwas killed and 33 Creeks. William"Red Eagle" Weatherford escaped byleaping on horseback into the riverand swimming across. This defeatclosed the Creek military operations inSouth Alabama and facilitated GeneralJackson's victory at Horseshoe Bend.
HM NumberHM159A
Year Placed1975
Placed ByThe Society of the War of 1812 in Alabama
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Date Added Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 11:37am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 525917 N 3570358
Decimal Degrees32.26965000, -86.72480000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 16.179', W 86° 43.488'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 16' 10.74" N, 86° 43' 29.28" W
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Area Code(s)334
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 52 White Hall Rd, Hayneville AL 36040, US
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