Near Pensacola Beach in Escambia County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
—Fort Pickens —
Erected by the National Park Service, Department of the Interior.
Location. 30° 19.76′ N, 87° 17.563′ W. Marker is near Pensacola Beach, Florida, in Escambia County. Marker is on Fort Pickens Road near Pensacola Beach Boulevard (State Road 399), on the right when traveling north. 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. Colonial Power Struggle (within shouting distance of this marker); Beefing Up Defenses (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Dueling with Confederates Swatting Mosquitoes (about 800 feet away); Battery Cullum, Battery Sevier (approx. 0.2 miles away); Battery Trueman (approx. 0.2 miles away); Step Back in History (approx. 0.2 miles away); Deadly Explosion (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pensacola Beach.
Also see . . . Hurricane Ivan - Fort Pickens Photos. (Submitted on January 3, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • Disasters • Forts, Castles •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 3, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 263 times since then and 58 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 3, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.