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St. Augustine in Saint Johns County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Rosario Redoubt

Uncovered in 2008

 
 
Rosario Redoubt-Uncovered in 2008 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim Fillmon, November 7, 2013
1. Rosario Redoubt-Uncovered in 2008 Marker
Inscription. Below here lies a segment of the foundation for the Rosario Redoubt, an eight-foot tall masonry fortification constructed in 1762 along the Rosario Line, which formed a part of the colonial city defensive system.
 
Erected by City of St. Augustine.
 
Location. 29° 53.553′ N, 81° 18.84′ W. Marker is in St. Augustine, Florida, in Saint Johns County. Marker is at the intersection of Cordova Street (Business U.S. 1) and Cathedral Place, on the left when traveling south on Cordova Street. Touch for map. Marker is located in the sidewalk across from Flagler College. Marker is in this post office area: Saint Augustine FL 32084, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Tolomato Street (a few steps from this marker); William Wing Loring (within shouting distance of this marker); Government House: Changing of the Guard (within shouting distance of this marker); Alcazar Hotel / City Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Henry M. Flagler (within shouting distance of this marker); Ponce de Leon Hotel (within shouting distance
Rosario Redoubt in sidewalk with Flagler College in background image. Click for full size.
By Tim Fillmon, November 7, 2013
2. Rosario Redoubt in sidewalk with Flagler College in background
of this marker); The Alcazar Hotel (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Government House: National Significance (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Augustine.
 
Also see . . .  The Rosario Line. Defenses of St. Augustine (Submitted on December 1, 2013, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida.) 
 
Categories. Colonial EraForts, Castles
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 1, 2013, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. This page has been viewed 307 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 1, 2013, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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