“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Carrabelle, Florida

Clickable Map of Franklin County, Florida and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Franklin County, FL (25) Gulf County, FL (11) Liberty County, FL (2) Wakulla County, FL (24)  FranklinCounty(25) Franklin County (25)  GulfCounty(11) Gulf County (11)  LibertyCounty(2) Liberty County (2)  WakullaCounty(24) Wakulla County (24)
Apalachicola is the county seat for Franklin County
Carrabelle is in Franklin County
      Franklin County (25)  
      Gulf County (11)  
      Liberty County (2)  
      Wakulla County (24)  
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1Florida (Franklin County), Carrabelle — Crooked River Lighthouse History
The Crooked River Lighthouse, built in 1895, replaced three lighthouses on Dog Island that over the years were destroyed by storms. The lightstation grounds originally included a house for both the Keeper and the Assistant Keeper, and several . . . Map (db m117427) HM
2Florida (Franklin County), Carrabelle — Marvin N. Justiss Building"Some say he built half of Carrabelle"
Marvin N. Justiss was born November 16, 1898. He married Thelma Massey in Pensacola, Florida and moved to Carrabelle in 1929. They had one daughter, Virginia Justiss Sanborn. Marvin Justiss came to Carrabelle and began building both homes and . . . Map (db m121999) HM
3Florida (Franklin County), Carrabelle — The Legend of Tate's Hell
Jebediah Tate was a superstitious farmer that lived northwest of Carrabelle in Sumatra Florida. His only son was born just before the war and he named him Cebe. Jebediah was a Civil War veteran, and his wife was half Cherokee Indian. He bought 160 . . . Map (db m122000) HM
4Florida (Franklin County), Carrabelle — F-427 — World War II D-Day Training Site
In late 1943, Carrabelle Beach and Dog Island, while they were a part of Camp Gordon Johnston, were used by the US Army 4th Infantry Division to train for the Normandy Invasion on D-Day, June 6th, 1944. The Amphibious Training Center had been . . . Map (db m16847) HM
5Florida (Franklin County), Carrabelle — World's Smallest Police Station
Carrabelle, Florida Home of the… World’s Smallest Police Station In 1947, Albin Westberg became Police Chief and the only day policeman in Carrabelle. He and his night officers had to protect the citizens, answer calls, pump water for . . . Map (db m131800) HM
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Dec. 10, 2022