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Seminole War Blockhouse Site

 
 
Seminole War Blockhouse Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim Fillmon, September 26, 2013
1. Seminole War Blockhouse Site Marker
Inscription.  Here stood the blockhouse erected for the defense of the settlers against the Indians during the Seminole War
1835-1842
 
Erected by Jacksonville Historical Society.
 
Location. 30° 19.695′ N, 81° 39.358′ W. Marker is in Jacksonville, Florida, in Duval County. Marker is at the intersection of East Monroe Street and Ocean Street (U.S. 90), on the left when traveling east on East Monroe Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jacksonville FL 32202, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Jacksonville Free Public Library (within shouting distance of this marker); "The Great Endurance Run" (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Florida Pharmacy Association (about 400 feet away); The Carling Hotel (about 800 feet away); The Florida Medical Assn (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jacksonville Public Library (approx. 0.2 miles away); Greenleaf & Crosby Bldg. (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jacksonville Young Mens Christian Association (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jacksonville.
 
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Seminole War Blockhouse Site Marker in background on crooked post image. Click for full size.
By Tim Fillmon, September 26, 2013
2. Seminole War Blockhouse Site Marker in background on crooked post
Wars, US Indian
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 1, 2013, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. This page has been viewed 583 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 1, 2013, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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