Historic Markers Across Florida

8 inch shell landed here

Marker ID:  
Location: At Oaklawn Cemetery
County: Hillsborough
Coordinates: N 27° 57.246    W 082° 27.436
  27.9541    -82.45726666
Style: Carved Stone **
Waymark: WM5M50


During the Civil War the USS Sagamore on June 30-July 1, 1862 bombarded Tampa. an 8 inch shell landed in the cemetery.


City: Tampa, FL