Slave Market

Slave Market (HMVIS)

Location: St Augustine, FL 32084 St Johns County
Country: United States of America

N 29° 53.555', W 81° 18.691'

  • 0 likes
  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
  • 182 views
Inscription
From 1605 to 1765
there stood on this site
a guard house
and watch tower

Under British rule
it became the market and
place of public auction
ever since called
the slave market
This tablet authorized by the following committee appointed by the city of St. Augustine Fla. July, Second, 1890.

Harold Colee Pres. St. Aug. Historical Society
Col. Herbert Felkel, editor, St. Aug. Record
C. Morton Matting, M.D., Tourists
Nina Hawking, Member D.A.R.
Robt. Ranson, historian
Geo. W. Babbett, Jr, Mayor.
Details
HM NumberHMVIS
Tags
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, October 16th, 2014 at 1:09am PDT -07:00
Pictures
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17R E 469922 N 3306923
Decimal Degrees29.89258333, -81.31151667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 29° 53.555', W 81° 18.691'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds29° 53' 33.30" N, 81° 18' 41.46" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)904
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 150 Charlotte St, St Augustine FL 32084, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. Does the marker have a number?
  8. What year was the marker erected?
  9. Who or what organization placed the marker?
  10. This marker needs at least one picture.
  11. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  12. Is the marker in the median?