Battle Of Horseshoe Bend

Battle Of Horseshoe Bend (HMJ53)

Location: Dadeville, AL 36853 Tallapoosa County
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Country: United States of America
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N 32° 49.878', W 85° 45.829'

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One hundredth anniversary

— 1814 - 1914 —

This tablet is placed byTallapoosa Countyin commemoration of theone hundredth anniversaryof theBattle Of Horseshoe Bend,fought within its limitson March 27, 1814.

There the Creek Indians, led byMenawa and other chiefs, weredefeated by the American andallied indian forces underGen. Andrew Jackson.

This battle broke the powerof the fierce Muscogee, broughtpeace to the Southern frontier,and made possible the speedyopening up of a large part of theState of Alabama to civilization.Dadeville, AlabamaMarch 27, 1914.
HM NumberHMJ53
Year Placed1914
Placed ByCity of Dadeville
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 11:41pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 615702 N 3633261
Decimal Degrees32.83130000, -85.76381667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 49.878', W 85° 45.829'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 49' 52.68" N, 85° 45' 49.74" W
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Area Code(s)256
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 125 N Broadnax St, Dadeville AL 36853, US
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