Tampa in Hillsborough County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Site of Fort Brooke
Erected 1928 by De Soto Chapter D.A.R.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Forts or Castles • Wars, US Indian.
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. Marker is located on a support pillar of the Tampa Convention Center. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 333 South Franklin Street, Tampa FL 33602, United States of America. Touch for directions.
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); 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 AirlineRoyal Yacht Britannia (approx. ¼ mile away); Charles Lafayette Knight (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tampa.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 6, 2017. It was originally submitted on December 4, 2017, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. This page has been viewed 220 times since then and 39 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.