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Historical Markers in Longboat Key, Florida

 
Clickable Map of Manatee County, Florida and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Manatee County, FL (105) DeSoto County, FL (8) Hardee County, FL (4) Hillsborough County, FL (327) Polk County, FL (116) Sarasota County, FL (248)  ManateeCounty(105) Manatee County (105)  DeSotoCounty(8) DeSoto County (8)  HardeeCounty(4) Hardee County (4)  HillsboroughCounty(327) Hillsborough County (327)  PolkCounty(116) Polk County (116)  SarasotaCounty(248) Sarasota County (248)
Bradenton is the county seat for Manatee County
Longboat Key is in Manatee County
      Manatee County (105)  
ADJACENT TO MANATEE COUNTY
      DeSoto County (8)  
      Hardee County (4)  
      Hillsborough County (327)  
      Polk County (116)  
      Sarasota County (248)  
 
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1Florida (Manatee County), Longboat Key — World War II Bombing Range
During the war years of the 1940s, the Army Air Corps had bombing targets set up near here and pilots in training from many bases in Florida took turns shooting at targets set up near the beach. Later on, they tried skip bombing techniques and . . . Map (db m79431) HM
2Florida (Sarasota County), Longboat Key — Corey's Landing and Farming Community
Byron Corey was one of the first homesteaders to be awarded land by the U.S. Government on Longboat Key. He was given 154 acres of land on Sarasota Bay in 1895. Until 1921, he had some of the finest tomatoes, guavas, limes and other produce for . . . Map (db m79430) HM
 
 
  
  
  
 
 
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Oct. 5, 2022