Historic Markers Across Florida



Virginia Key Beach State Park



Marker ID: FLHM F-573
Location: in Virginia Beach County Park on Virginia Key, FL
County: Miami-Dade
Coordinates: N 25° 44.100    W 080° 09.378
  25.735    -80.1563
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM408R
 



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Virginia Key Beach Park is an environmental and historic landmark on a barrier island in Miami. Its earliest recorded history is of an 1838 skirmish during the Second Seminole War in which three Seminoles were killed on this site. From the early 1900s onw


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City: Virginia Key, FL
More Information:
Wikipedia - Seminole Wars
Florida Center for Instructional Technology - Seminole Wars