Panama City in Bay County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
The St. Andrew Bay Saltworks
Erected 2003 by the Sons of Confederate
Marker series. This marker is included in the Sons of Confederate Veterans/United Confederate Veterans marker series.
Location. 30° 9.824′ N, 85° 40.948′ W. Marker is in Panama City, Florida, in Bay County. Marker is at the intersection of West Beach Drive (Business U.S. 98) and East Caroline Boulevard, on the right when traveling south on West Beach Drive. Touch for map. Located in James R. Asbell Park near Lake Caroline. Marker is in this post office area: Panama City FL 32401, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. St. Andrew Skirmish (approx. 0.3 miles away); John Christo, Senior (approx. half a mile away); The Old Sentry (approx. 1.1 miles away); Salt Kettle (approx. 1.1 miles away); St. Andrew(s) School (approx. 1.4 miles away); Robert Lee McKenzie's Home and Office (approx. 1½ miles away); The Gideon Versus Wainwright Case (approx. 1.6 miles away); Panama City Airport (approx. 3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Panama City.
Also see . . .
1. Florida's Role in the Civil War. Alluded to in the marker text, Florida's major contribution to the Confederacy (Submitted on June 5, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
2. Salt Works near St. Andrew Destroyed. New York Times article detailing one of Browne's raids. (Submitted on June 5, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 5, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 3,315 times since then and 119 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 5, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.