Cahaba, also spelled Cahawba, was the first permanent state capital of Alabama from 1820 to 1825. It is now a ghost town and state historic site. The site is located in Dallas County, southwest of Selma.
This place is part of the Ghost Town USA's Guide to the Ghost Towns of Alabama, hosted on RootsWeb.
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