Historic Markers Across Florida

Garden Street (La Calle Jardin)

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Location: on west parkway at Garden and Palafox Streets, Pensacola.
County: Escambia
Coordinates: N 30° 24.769    W 087° 12.952
  30.41281666    -87.21586666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMKCR3


So named because under British each purchaser of lots in the Old City (south of here) was given a plot with the corresponding number (north of here) on Conway Street for garden purposes. Lots were 80 x 278. Section included present Garden Street between Spring Street (Washerwoman´s Bayou) and Seventh Avenue (Cadet Bayou).

Erected by the Municipal Advertising Board


City: Pensacola, FL