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First Exploration of North America - St Petersburg, FL
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc
N 27° 48.393 W 082° 45.245
17R E 327211 N 3077007
Quick Description: Panfilo De Narvaez began his expedition near this park on April 15, 1528.
Location: Florida, United States
Date Posted: 3/2/2009 12:46:28 PM
Waymark Code: WM5YNK
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member paintfiction
Views: 11

Long Description:
Near this park the 400 man expedition led by Panfilo De Narvaez landed on April 15, 1528 to begin the first exploration of North America.

Erected by The Florida Society Colonial Dames, of the XVII Century January 15, 1953.
Marker Number: none

Date: Jan 15, 1953

County: Pinellas

Marker Type: Plaque

Sponsored or placed by: The Florida Society Colonial Dames

Website: Not listed

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