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Fort Deposit, Alabama
Welcome to Fort Deposit ...
So far, we have found very little information about Fort Deposit. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Fort Deposit to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Fort Deposit, please Contact Us.
Fort Deposit would have been located within present day Marshall County.
The location of Fort Deposit has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
A typical abbreviation for Fort Deposit: Ft. Deposit
While the community is gone, the present day location for Fort Deposit is 590 feet [180 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: The area where Fort Deposit was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Fort Deposit (for example, toward Menlo (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
If Fort Deposit still existed, it would have been in the (256) & (938)<4> area codes.
Communities near Fort Deposit ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Fort Deposit.
Communities Also Named Fort Deposit ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Fort Deposit: This one is located in Marshall County and the other is located in Lowndes County.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Fort Deposit.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
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The official website for Marshall County: www.marshallco.org/www/
The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019