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Jupiter in Palm Beach County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

U.S. Jupiter Life Saving Station

1886-1896

 
 
U.S. Jupiter Life Saving Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim Fillmon, July 13, 2016
1. U.S. Jupiter Life Saving Station Marker
Inscription.
To mark the location of the
U.S. Jupiter Life Saving Station
1886-1896
and as a memorial to those gallant men who manned it, of which the following remained and founded families in this locality:
Captain John R. Carlin
John H. Grant
Charles W. Carlin
Harry DuBois
Graham King
Daniel Ross
Fred Powell

 
Erected 1960 by The Seminole Chapter, D.A.R.
 
Location. 26° 55.785′ N, 80° 4.137′ W. Marker is in Jupiter, Florida, in Palm Beach County. Marker is on Van Kessel Parkway 0.1 miles east of Ocean Boulevard (State Road A1A), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Located in Carlin Park in front of the Lazy Loggerhead Cafe. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6 Van Kessel Parkway, Jupiter FL 33477, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. United States Life Saving Station (here, next to this marker); Jupiter Inlet Shipwrecks (approx. one mile away); Jupiter Inlet Midden I (approx. one mile away); Jupiter Lighthouse (approx. 1.5 miles away); World War II U.S. Naval Housing Building
U.S. Jupiter Life Saving Station Marker (left) image. Click for full size.
By Tim Fillmon, July 13, 2016
2. U.S. Jupiter Life Saving Station Marker (left)
United States Life Saving Station Jupiter Inlet 1885-1899 marker on right
(approx. 1.6 miles away); "Dive Into History" (approx. 1.7 miles away); Ft. Jupiter - Jupiter Lighthouse (approx. 1.7 miles away); Sawfish Bay (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jupiter.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 17, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 16, 2016, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. This page has been viewed 244 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 16, 2016, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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