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Site of Fort Clinch
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62
N 27° 45.340 W 081° 33.095
17R E 445644 N 3070259
Quick Description: Located on CR 630 and Tyre Road
Location: Florida, United States
Date Posted: 12/24/2017 8:47:58 PM
Waymark Code: WMXC4J
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member the federation
Views: 1

Long Description:
One of a chain of Seminole Indian War forts 1849-1858. Several men served at this post who later gained prominence in the Civil War. Among these were Generals George G. Meade, A.P. Hill, and "Stonewall" Jackson. Garrisoned by 1st., 7th Inf. U.S. Army and Florida Mounted Volunteers.
Marker Number: None

Date: None

County: Polk

Marker Type: Roadside

Sponsored or placed by: Polk County Historical Commission

Website: Not listed

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