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Cape Canaveral in Brevard County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Port Canaveral Historic Milestones

Environment and Recreation

 
 
Port Canaveral Historic Milestones image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, September 6, 2012
1. Port Canaveral Historic Milestones
Inscription.
1968 – Jetty Park Opened
1990 – Central Park (renamed Freddie Patrick Park) opened
1992 – First Florida deepwater port to develop an Inlet Management Plan
1995 – Malcolm E. McLouth Fishing Pier dedicated
1995 – First Sand By-Pass Project completed
1997 – Port Canaveral Cove restaurant and retail area dedicated
1999 – Manatee Protection System installed at Lock
 
Location. 28° 24.505′ N, 80° 37.123′ W. Marker is in Cape Canaveral, Florida, in Brevard County. Marker is on Glen Cheek Drive 0.4 miles west of Flounder Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cape Canaveral FL 32920, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Port Canaveral Historic Milestones (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Port Canaveral Historic Milestones (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Port Canaveral Historic Milestones (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Port Canaveral Historic Milestones
New Cove Marketplace construction (south of marker) image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, September 6, 2012
2. New Cove Marketplace construction (south of marker)
(about 500 feet away); a different marker also named Port Canaveral Historic Milestones (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Port Canaveral Historic Milestones (approx. 0.2 miles away); Carter-Fuller Mound Complex (approx. 2 miles away); Ulumay (approx. 4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cape Canaveral.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. This is one of a series of seven Port Canaveral Historic Milestone Markers along Glen Cheek Drive.
 
Categories. EnvironmentIndustry & CommerceMan-Made FeaturesWaterways & Vessels
 
Port Canaveral Welcome Center & Cove Development construction sign image. Click for full size.
By Cosmos Mariner, March 28, 2012
3. Port Canaveral Welcome Center & Cove Development construction sign
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 22, 2012, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 442 times since then and 53 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 22, 2012, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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