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Cape Canaveral in Brevard County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Port Canaveral Historic Milestones

Military

 
 
Port Canaveral Historic Milestones Marker (Military) image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, September 6, 2012
1. Port Canaveral Historic Milestones Marker (Military)
Military Milestones
Inscription.
1953 – First military ship, USS McClelland, visited Port
1956 – Naval Ordnance Test Unit (NOTU) established
1976 – New U.S. Coast Guard Station dedicated
1978 – Trident I Submarine Basin project completed
 
Location. 28° 24.505′ N, 80° 36.964′ W. Marker is in Cape Canaveral, Florida, in Brevard County. Marker is on Glen Cheek Drive 0.2 miles west of Flounder Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cape Canaveral FL 32920, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Port Canaveral Historic Milestones (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Port Canaveral Historic Milestones (about 300 feet away); a different marker also named Port Canaveral Historic Milestones (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named Port Canaveral Historic Milestones (about 700 feet away); a different marker also named Port Canaveral Historic Milestones (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Port Canaveral Historic Milestones
Port Canaveral Historic Milestones Marker (Military) image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, September 6, 2012
2. Port Canaveral Historic Milestones Marker (Military)
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Carter-Fuller Mound Complex (approx. 1.9 miles away); Ulumay (approx. 4.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Cape Canaveral.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. This is one of a series of seven Port Canaveral Historic Milestone Markers along Glen Cheek Drive.
 
Categories. Waterways & Vessels
 
Glen Cheek Drive (facing west) image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, September 6, 2012
3. Glen Cheek Drive (facing west)
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 381 times since then and 21 times this year. Last updated on , by Byron Hooks of Sandy Springs, Georgia. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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