Vero Beach in Indian River County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Site of Fort Vinton
Erected 1976 by Treasure Coast Chapter National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, and Department of State. (Marker Number F-255.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Forts and Castles • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers • Wars, US Indian. A significant historical year for this entry is 1850.
Location. 27° 38.379′ N, 80° 35.065′ W. Marker is in Vero Beach, Florida, in Indian River County. Marker is on State Road 60 (State Road 60) 0.6 miles east of 130th Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Vero Beach FL 32966, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Fellsmere Public School (approx. 8.9 miles away); Fellsmere Union Church (approx. 8.9 miles away); Fellsmere (approx. 8.9 miles away); Fellsmere Veterans Memorial (approx. 8.9 miles away); The Marian Fell Library (approx. 9.1 miles away); Birthplace for Equal Suffrage for Women in Florida (approx. 9.3 miles away); The Fellsmere Railroad (approx. 9.4 miles away); Baseball and Dodgertown (approx. 9.9 miles away).
More about this marker. When first erected, the consensus was the fort was further east from this location and closer to the Vero Beach Mall. It was moved to this location in March 2015.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 1, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 31, 2019, by Jay Kravetz of West Palm Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 308 times since then and 42 times this year. Last updated on July 31, 2019, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 31, 2019, by Jay Kravetz of West Palm Beach, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.