Tampa in Hillsborough County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Site of Fort Brooke
Erected 1928 by De Soto Chapter D.A.R.
Location. 27° 56.532′ N, 82° 27.345′ W. Marker is in Tampa, Florida, in Hillsborough County. Marker is at the intersection of South Franklin Street and Channelside Drive, on the right when traveling south on South Franklin Street. Touch for map. Marker is located on a support pillar of the Tampa Convention Center. Marker is at or near this postal address: 333 South Franklin Street, Tampa FL 33602, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Timuquan Indian Mound (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Captain Joseph Fry (was about 600 feet away but has been reported missing. ); Site of Mirabella Fish Company (about 700 feet away); Officers Quarters Fort Brooke (approx. 0.2 miles away); Alvar Nunez Cabeza de Vaca (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Bayshore Boulevard (approx. 0.2 miles away); World's First Scheduled Commercial Airline (approx. ¼ mile away); Royal Yacht Britannia (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tampa.
Categories. • Forts, Castles • Wars, US Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on December 6, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 4, 2017, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. This page has been viewed 109 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 4, 2017, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.