A currated list of forts in alabama including civil war forts, war of 1812 forts, current and past military forts.
Creek prophets performed ceremonies at the site to create a spiritual barrier of protection. Hence the Creek name “Econochaca,” loosely translated as holy ground, but properly translated as sacred or beloved ground.
Fort Williams was important in both the War of 1812 and again during the Creek War, it having served in the years between as an Indian Agency.
The Battle of Tallushatchee was a battle fought during the War of 1812 and Creek War on November 3, 1813.