Historic Markers Across Florida

Site of Old Pine Level

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Location: Located 1/4 mile south of Pine Level Methodist Church marker
County: DeSoto
Waymark: None


Pine Level, established and designated the county seat of Manatee County Apr. 29, 1866 became, on May 19, 1887, the First County Seat of DeSoto County when DeSoto County was created from Manatee. It remained the county seat 18 months. (1st Court House site approx. 200 Ft. North.)

Erected by the Board of Commissioners DeSoto County in cooperation with the Peace River Valley Historical Society