Historic Markers Across Florida

Sheldon House Destruction 100th Anniversary

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Location: Riverside Dr south of Washington St,, New Smyrna Beach, FL
County: Volusia
Coordinates: N 29° 01.621    W 080° 55.311
  29.02701666    -80.92185
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: WMKT0Y



To commemorate the one hundredth anniversary of the shelling and burning of the Sheldon House on this site July 26th during the War Between the States by Union gunboats Oleander and Bouregard.

Volusia County Historical Commission