Tampa in Hillsborough County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Tampa as Port of Embarkation for Spanish American War
Erected 1961 by Florida Board of Parks and Historic Memorials. (Marker Number F-42.)
Location. 27° 51.992′ N, 82° 31.605′ W. Marker is in Tampa, Florida, in Hillsborough County. Marker is at the intersection of South West Shore Boulevard and Interbay Boulevard, on the right when traveling north on South West Shore Boulevard. Click for map. Spanish American War Memorial Park, just south of the gazebo. Marker is in this post office area: Tampa FL 33602, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Palonis Park (approx. 2 miles away); Battlefield (approx. 3.1 miles away); Convent of the Holy Names (approx. 4 miles away); Congregation Rodeph Sholom Congregation Schaari Zedek (approx. 5.2 miles away); Kate Jackson Recreation Center (approx. 5.6 miles away); Old Hyde Park (approx. 5.8 miles away); Alfred Reuben Swann (approx. 5.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Tampa.
More about this marker. There is also an undated plaque about 40' to the east of the marker.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Categories. • War, Spanish-American •
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