Historic Markers Across Florida



Cannons of Ft. Pickens



Marker ID: FLHM 
Location: Gulf Islands National Seashore, Fort Pickens
County: Escambia
Coordinates:   
Waymark: None
 



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Brought to Pensacola during the period from 1765-1781 by the British, these cannons were used in defense of the town by the British, Spanish, United States and Confederate States. After the close of Ft. Pickens, the Navy scrapped the guns and sold them as


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City: Pensacola, FL