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Seminole War Blockhouse Site

 
 
Seminole War Blockhouse Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim Fillmon, September 26, 2013
1. Seminole War Blockhouse Site Marker
Inscription. Here stood the blockhouse erected for the defense of the settlers against the Indians during the Seminole War
1835-1842
 
Erected by Jacksonville Historical Society.
 
Location. 30° 19.695′ N, 81° 39.358′ W. Marker is in Jacksonville, Florida, in Duval County. Marker is at the intersection of East Monroe Street and Ocean Street (U.S. 90), on the left when traveling east on East Monroe Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jacksonville FL 32202, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. "The Great Endurance Run" (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Florida Pharmacy Association (about 400 feet away); Confederate Memorial 1861-1865 (approx. 0.2 miles away); 1960 Civil Rights Demonstration (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Beginning (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jacksonville's 1901 Fire (approx. mile away); Duval County Vietnam Memorial and Veterans Eternal Flame (approx. mile away); Duval County (approx. mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Jacksonville.
 
Categories. Wars, US Indian
 
Seminole War Blockhouse Site Marker in background on crooked post image. Click for full size.
By Tim Fillmon, September 26, 2013
2. Seminole War Blockhouse Site Marker in background on crooked post
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. This page has been viewed 450 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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