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Fort Fraser
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62
N 27° 56.934 W 081° 51.958
17R E 414813 N 3091843
Quick Description: Located along the Fort Fraser Trail south of CR 540A.
Location: Florida, United States
Date Posted: 7/20/2017 9:38:31 PM
Waymark Code: WMW7NX
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist
Views: 2

Long Description:
In this immediate vicinity was the site of Fort Fraser.
Established by General Zachary Taylor November, 1837 on his march against the Seminoles culminating in the Battle of Okeechobee. Erected by the Fourth Infantry and garrisoned by the Second Artillery and the First Infantry, U.S.A. & Florida Volunteers.
Marker Number: None

Date: 1957

County: Polk

Marker Type: Roadside

Sponsored or placed by: Polk County Historical Commission

Website: Not listed

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