Fort Claiborne

Fort Claiborne (HMW37)

Location: Frisco City, AL 36445 Monroe County
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Country: United States of America
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N 31° 32.486', W 87° 30.78'

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Creek Indian War 1813-1814

Built by Gen. Ferdinand L. Claiborne as a base for his invasion of the Alabama country with U.S. Regulars, Lower Tombigbee Militia, and friendly Choctaws. Claiborne's campaign culminated in the American victory over the Creeks at the Holy Ground.
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HM NumberHMW37
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Year Placed1970
Placed ByAlabama Historical Association
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Date Added Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 11:02am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16R E 451304 N 3489722
Decimal Degrees31.54143333, -87.51300000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 31° 32.486', W 87° 30.78'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds31° 32' 29.16" N, 87° 30' 46.80" W
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Area Code(s)251
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 267 Grain Elevator Rd, Frisco City AL 36445, US
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