Fort Mims Site

Address Restricted, Tensaw vicinity, Tensaw, Alabama

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on September 14, 1972
Reference number
72000153
Areas of significance
Archeology - Aboriginal; Archeology - Non-Aboriginal; Military; Politics/Government
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; D - Information Potential
Property type
Site
Historic functions
Village site; Fortification; Battle site
Current function
Unoccupied land
Period of significance
1800-1824
Significant year
1813

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Baldwin County, Alabama (65)
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Update Log 

  • September 4, 2012: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger
  • June 23, 2011: Added by WillyT

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Fort Mims Site
Posted August 30, 2012, by Grey Cane (greycane3 [at] gmail [dot] com)

199 years ago. August 30, 1813.

In reguards to the number of persons killed how does this event compare to others in this country?