St. Petersburg in Pinellas County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Stonewall Jackson Memorial Highway Terminus
Erected 1939 by Dixie Chapter United Daughters of the Confederacy.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Roads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy series list.
Location. Marker has been reported permanently removed. It was located near 27° 46.273′ N, 82° 37.926′ W. Marker was in St. Petersburg, Florida, in Pinellas County. Marker was at the intersection of Bayshore Drive SE and Central Avenue SE, on the left when traveling north on Bayshore Drive SE. Touch for map. Marker was in this post office area: Saint Petersburg FL 33701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. Pioneer Park (about 300 feet away, measured Demens Landing (about 300 feet away); Soreno Hotel (about 600 feet away); St. Petersburg Central Yacht Basin (approx. ¼ mile away); Peter Demens (approx. ¼ mile away); The World's First Scheduled Airline (approx. ¼ mile away); World Record (approx. 0.3 miles away); Brigadier General Thaddeus Kosciuszko (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Petersburg.
Also see . . .
1. Map of US Highway 19 in St. Petersburg. Was the Stonewall Jackson Memorial Highway part of U.S. Route 19? Read Additional Comment No. 1 below. (Submitted on January 11, 2008.)
2. Tampa Bay Times article on removal of plaque. (Submitted on August 15, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on August 16, 2017. It was originally submitted on January 10, 2008, by Julie Szabo of Oldsmar, Florida. This page has been viewed 2,136 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 10, 2008, by Julie Szabo of Oldsmar, Florida. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.