Pensacola in Escambia County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Trenches & Trous-de-Loup
— Colonial Archaeological Trail —
UWF archaeologists excavating the Officer's Room. Image courtesy of the UWF Archaeology Institute.
Artist rendering of a structure, palisade wall, and trous-de-loup. Image courtesy of the UWF Historic Trust
Erected by University of West Florida Historic Trust.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Anthropology & Archaeology • Colonial Era • Forts and Castles. A significant historical year for this entry is 1767.
Location. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 330 S Jefferson St, Pensacola FL 32502, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Officer's Room and Kitchen (here, next to this marker); A Spanish Town (a few steps from this marker); Finding 1821 (a few steps from this marker); Gen. Andrew Jackson (within shouting distance of this marker); William Dudley Chipley (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Escambia County Court of Record Building (1912-1978)/Pensacola Little Theater-Pensacola Cultural (within shouting distance of this marker); Stop and Smell the Roses (within shouting distance of this marker); Transfer of Spanish Florida to the United States (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pensacola.
Regarding Trenches & Trous-de-Loup. The Colonial Archaeological Trail is a collection of outdoor exhibits relating the Spanish, British, and American occupations of Pensacola. This interpretive trail highlights the rich deposits of colonial history and archaeology in the heart of downtown Pensacola.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 10, 2021. It was originally submitted on October 10, 2021, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 47 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 10, 2021, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.