Historic Markers Across Florida



Port Canaveral Historic Milestones



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Location: is on Glen Cheek Drive 0.2 miles west of Flounder Street, Cape Canaveral, FL
County: Brevard
Coordinates: N 28° 24.505    W 080° 36.964
  28.40841666    -80.61606666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



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Port Canaveral Historic Milestones
Military


1953 – First military ship, USS McClelland, visited Port
1956 – Naval Ordnance Test Unit (NOTU) established
1976 – New U.S. Coast Guard Station dedicated
1978 – Trident I Submarine Basin project completed