Near Arcadia in DeSoto County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Owens Community School
Erected 2004 by School District of DeSoto County and the Florida Department of State. (Marker Number
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 27° 10.819′ N, 81° 56.031′ W. Marker is near Arcadia, Florida, in DeSoto County. Marker is at the intersection of SW Owens School Road and Thigpen Avenue, on the right when traveling west on SW Owens School Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5586 SW Owens School Road, Arcadia FL 34266, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Arcadia Oak Ridge Cemetery (approx. 5 miles away); The British Plot (approx. 5 miles away); Arcadia City Hall (approx. 5.1 miles away); Arcadia Historic District (approx. 5.1 miles away); DeSoto County (approx. 5.2 miles away); Florida Baptist Orphanage (approx. 5˝ miles away); Fort Ogden (approx. 6.8 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 6, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 484 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 6, 2014, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.