Historic Markers Across Florida

Chief Chipco

Marker ID:  
Location: In Sample Park, west side of U.S. 27, 1.8 miles north of S.R. 542, Lake Hamilton.
County: Polk
Coordinates: N 28° 2.718    W 081° 38.124
  28.0453    -81.6354
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: None


In memory of Chief Chipco. Lover of peace. Friend of the white man. His Seminole Indian Village was located on Bonar´s Island in Lake Hamilton 1855.

Dedicated by Ponce DeLeon Chapter, DAR, Winter Haven, Florida 1957


Lake Hamilton, FL