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

Oliveros House

 
 
Oliveros House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, March 24, 2017
1. Oliveros House Marker
Inscription.  Built c. 1798 by Sebastian Oliveros, a Corsican mariner and trader. This historic house was reconstructed by L.C. Ringhaver in 1965.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
 
Location. 29° 53.749′ N, 81° 18.787′ W. Marker is in St. Augustine, Florida, in St. Johns County. Marker is at the intersection of St George Street and Cuna Street, on the right when traveling north on St George Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 59 St George St, Saint Augustine FL 32084, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. DeMesa - Sanchez House (a few steps from this marker); Casa de Nicolas de Ortega (within shouting distance of this marker); Rodriquez-Avero-Sanchez House (within shouting distance of this marker); Rodriguez-Avero-Sanchez House (within shouting distance of this marker); Avero House (within shouting distance of this marker); Casa Avero (within shouting distance of this marker); Villalonga House (within shouting distance of this marker); Acosta House (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Augustine.
 
Regarding Oliveros House.
Oliveros House and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, March 24, 2017
2. Oliveros House and Marker
Sabastian de Oliveros built a two-story coquina home for his family at this location in 1798. The structure existed until 1908. The current building was constructed based on the original foundations that were discovered during archaeological excavations.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 2, 2019. It was originally submitted on March 28, 2017, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 326 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 28, 2017, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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