St. Petersburg in Pinellas County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
First Mass in Florida
April 16, 1528
Erected by Diocese of St. Petersburg.
Location. 27° 47.317′ N, 82° 45.241′ W. Marker is in St. Petersburg, Florida, in Pinellas County. Marker is on Elbow Lane North 0.1 miles west of Park Street North, in the median. Marker is at the entrance to the pier in Navarez Park. Touch for map. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Panfilo de Narvaez (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Stetson University College of Law (approx. 3.1 miles away); Al Lang Memorial Stadium for Little League Baseball (was approx. 3.1 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Rattlesnake Curve (approx. 3.8 miles away); Pioneering Pinellas Park (approx. 4.3 miles away); Gulfport Casino (approx. 4½ miles away); St. Bartholomew's Church (approx. 5.9 miles away); St. Paul Catholic Church (approx. 6.3 miles away).
Also see . . . Catholic Church in Florida. (Submitted on July 18, 2018, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida.)
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