Historic Markers Across Florida



Levi Starling Massacre



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Location: on U.S. 92, about a mile west of McIntosh Road, Plant City.
County: Hillsborough
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Waymark: None
 



Text:

Here a supply team of the Florida militia, 5 wagons and guards enroute from Ft. Brooke (Tampa) to inland encampments was ambushed and massacred by Seminole Indians May 17, 1856.


Notes:

City: Plant City, FL