Franklin County (18)

Historic Markers Across Florida


Franklin County was created on 1832.

The county seat is in Apalachicola, FL.,
and the county is 534  Square Miles in area.

  Click here to visit the Franklin county home page.

  FIPS Code: 12037

  Information about Franklin County, Florida, from Wikipedia.

  US Census Quick Facts about Franklin County.


There are 26 Historic Markers in Franklin County.

Apalachicola's Cotton Era   -    
  Live Oak St in front of the St. Vincent National Wildlife Refuge Hdq, Apalachicola, FL WMTTV2      

Apalachicola's Sponge Industry   -    
  Water St, Apalachicola, FL WMXFGC      

British Fort Magazine   -    
  Fort Gadsden Rd/Brickyard Rd (Forest Road 129) 2.8 miles west of Big Bend Scenic Byway Forest Trail (State Highway 65), Sumatra, FL WMXFYT      

Camp Gordon Johnston (1942-1946)   -   FLHM F-371
  Along U.S. 98 by the Old Camp Gordon Johnston WMDVG8      

Camp Gordon Johnston Training Area   -   FLHM F-855
  on US 98/319 in Carabelle Beach, FL WMTRFC      

Chestnut Street Cemetery of Early Apalachicola (Old City Graveyard)   -   FLHM F-197
  U.S. 98 between 6th & 8th Sts. WMDFY9      

Crooked River Lighthouse History   -    
  1975 US Hwy 98 W, Carrabelle, FL      

Dr. John Gorrie   -   FLHM F-413
  The Gorrie Grave, Across From Gorrie St. Apalachicola, FL WM7BAC      

Fort Coombs   -   FLHM F-532
  4th St. Apalachicola, FL WM7BBF      

Fort Gadsden   -   FLHM F-159
  Fort Gadsden State Historic Site WM8HQM      

Franklin County   -   FLHM F-62
  U.S. 98 and Avenue C at Courthouse. WM5J4G      

Historic Franklin Square   -    
  at the intersection of 6th St and Ave L, Apalachicola, FL      

Historic Gorrie Square   -    
  6th St. at Ave. D, Apalachicola, FLWildlife Refuge Hdq, Apalachicola, FL WMXFYT      

Marvin N. Justiss Building   -    
  106 SE Avenue B, Carrabelle, FL      

Methodist Episcopal Church South   -   FLHM F-562
  4th St., Apalachicola, FL WM7BMK      

Milly Francis   -   FLHM F-202
  Fort Gadsden State Park WM8HQK      

Old St. Joseph Cemetery   -    
  Old City Cemetery on State Hwy 384, south of Port St. Joe, FL WM6QZG      

Steamship Tragedy   -    
  Fort Gadsden Rd/Brickyard Rd (Forest Road 129) 2.8 miles west of Big Bend Scenic Byway Forest Trail (State Highway 65), Sumatra, FL WMXFYT      

The Dr. Alvan W. Chapman House   -   FLHM F-740
  on Ave. E at 6th St, Apalachicola, FL WMJ19M      

The Hanserd-Fry House   -   FLHM F-908
  Water St, Apalachicola, FL WMXFRP      

The Legend of Tate's Hell   -    
  109 Avenue B South, Carrabelle, FL      

The Raney House   -   FLHM F-270
  on Ave. F at Market Street. WM5JYZ      

Trinity Episcopal Church   -   FLHM F-134
  6th Ave. at Ave. D on church grounds. WM7BC3      

When the River was King!   -   FLHM F-121
  end of Avenue D near Water Street Docks. WM7BAB      

William Augustus Bowles   -   FLHM F-319
  St. George Island State Park, off of C.R. 300, sou WMF79T      

World War II D-Day Training Site   -   FLHM F-427
  Carrabelle Beach & Dog Island WM5HBT      


M  - The marker is missing.
R  - The marker has been removed.