Historic Markers Across Florida



Pensacola Lighthouse



Marker ID:  
Location: 2081 Radford Blvd, Pensacola, FL
County: Escambia
Coordinates: N 30° 20.76    W 087° 18.49
  30.346    -87.30816666
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Construction began 1856, was lit 1859 and is still in use at the present time. This lighthouse replaced the original lighthouse built 1824, the first lighthouse on the Gulf Coast.

Erected 2004 by National Society Colonial Dames XVII Century Fort San Carlos Chapter Pensacola, Florida



Notes:

Located on the Navel Air Station