Near Pensacola Beach in Escambia County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Colonial Power Struggle
—Fort Pickens —
Erected by the National Park Service, Department of the Interior.
Location. 30° 19.739′ N, 87° 17.568′ W. Marker is near Pensacola Beach, Florida, in Escambia County. Marker is on Fort Pickens Road 9.8 miles west of Pensacola Beach Boulevard (State Road 399), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Fort Pickens Road, Gulf Breeze FL 32561, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hurricane Ivan (within shouting distance of this marker); Battery Cullum, Battery Sevier (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Beefing Up Defenses (about 700 feet away); Dueling with Confederates (about 700 feet away); Swatting Mosquitoes (about 800 feet away); Battery Langdon (approx. 0.2 miles away but has been reported missing); Deadly Explosion (approx. 0.2 miles away); Step Back in History (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pensacola Beach.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Exploration • Forts, Castles •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 2, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 199 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 2, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.