Charlotte County (08)

Historic Markers Across Florida


Charlotte County was created on 1921.

The county seat is in Punta Gorda, FL.,
and the county is 694  Square Miles in area.

  Click here to visit the Charlotte county home page.

  FIPS Code: 12015

  Information about Charlotte County, Florida, from Wikipedia.

  US Census Quick Facts about Charlotte County.


There are 31 Historic Markers in Charlotte County.

Albert Waller Gilchrist (1858-1926)   -   FLHM F-109
  City Hall, 326 W. Marion Ave., Punta Gorda WM2WYA      

Bass Biological Labs/Cookie House   -    
  on New Point Comfort Rd south of FL 776, Englewood, FL WMRH99      

Charlotte County Courthouse   -    
  227 Taylor Street, Punta Gorda WM2WX0      

Charlotte Harbor Cemetery   -    
  Church St near Harper Ave. WM50XN      

Charlotte High School   -   FLHM F-690
  1250 Cooper St, Punta Gorda, FL WMRH8Q      

City of Punta Gorda   -   FLHM F-112
  City Hall, 326 W. Marion Ave., Punta Gorda WM3EG6      

Columbus G. Mcleod--Protector of Plumed Birds   -   FLHM F-552
  Ponce de Leon Historical Park, Punta Gorda WM2WW5      

Discoveries Of Juan Ponce de Leon March 3,1513 to October 19,1513   -    
  Ponce de Leon Historical Park, west end of Marion Avenue, Punta Gorda      

Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church   -    
  816 NW 1st Ave, Hallandale, FL      

First Punta Gorda Home Site   -    
  In Gilchrist Park on W Retta Espianade in Downtown Punta Gorda. WM83Q7      

First White Man Dies in America Bahia Del Espiritu Santo - 1513   -    
  Ponce de Leon Historical Park, west end of Marion Avenue, Punta Gorda WM2WXX      

Hector House Plaza: The Founding of Punta Gorda   -   FLHM F-639
  Taylor St, north of W Olympia (US 17), Punta Gorda WM514C      

Hickory Bluff Pioneers   -    
  Melbourne St at Scenic Ave, Port Charlotte WM4K2C      

Historic Dearborn Street   -    
  Corner of Dearborn Street and Mango St, Englewood, FL WM6Q0Z      

Howard Homestead/Solana Plat   -    
  Shore Dr, west of Howard St., Solana WM3EGZ      

Indian Spring Cemetery   -    
  At the Indian Spring Cemetery on Ferncroft Ave in Punta Gorda, FL WM879M      

Juan Ponce de Leon   -    
  Ponce de Leon Historical Park, Punta Gorda WM2WY3      

Lt. Carl A. Bailey Cemetery   -    
  on Scott Ave just north of US 17 and east of I-75, Punta Gorda, FL WMRH8V      

Mound Cities By The Sea   -    
  Ponce de Leon Historical Park, Punta Gorda      

Myakka River Civil War Skirmish   -    
  in park on Kerrigan Cr in El Jobean, Port Charlotte, FL WMRH94      

Placida Bunk House   -    
  on route 771, south of S McCall Rd (route 776) WM6D23      

Ponce de Leon At Charlotte Harbor   -    
  North bound side of U.S. Highway 41, At Chamber of Commerce, 98 Tamiami Trail, Punta Gorda.      

Ponce de Leon Historical Park Dedicated To America's First Colony   -    
  Ponce de Leon Historical Park, Punta Gorda      

Punta Gorda Railroad Depot   -   FLHM F-608
  Taylor Rd (S.R. 765A) at Carmalita St., Punta Gorda WM4X44      

Site of Hotel Punta Gorda   -    
  on W Marion Ave., Punta Gorda, FL WM6E7H      

Southernmost Railroad Terminal   -   FLHM F-114
  Marion Avenue at entrance to Punta Gorda Isles WM2WY7      

Southland Trail Cemetery   -    
  McClellan Ave near Doolittle Ln, Port Charlotte, FL WMRH8Z      

The Cookie House   -    
  in Cedar Point Environmental Park off Placid Rd, Englewood, FL WMRH97      

The Description and Naming of Florida   -    
  Ponce de Leon Historical Park, Punta Gorda WM2WXT      

The Punta Gorda Bank   -    
  corner of Marion Avenue and Cross Street was the site of the first bank to serve Punta Gorda, Florida WM78PV      

Trinity United Methodist Church   -    
  Sibley Bay St., at Harper Ave. WM487A      


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R  - The marker has been removed.