Historic Markers Across Florida

Seminole War Blockhouse Site

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Location: On Monroe St at Ocean St, Jacksonville, FL
County: Duval
Coordinates: N 30° 19.695    W 081° 39.358
  30.32825    -81.65596666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMJ7GG


Here stood the blockhouse erected for the defense of the settlers against the Indians during the Seminole War 1835-1842

Jacksonville Historical Society


More Information:
Wikipedia - Seminole Wars
Florida Center for Instructional Technology - Seminole Wars