1982On this site was located the first cemetery for Fort Brooke, a U.S. military post dating from 1824 to 1882. Seminole Indians, soldiers and civilian settlers buried here were excavated by archaeologists in 1980 prior to construction of the parking garage and reinterred in other locations. Evidence of occupation by Indian groups spanning the period 8,000 B.C. - A.D. 1824 was also recovered during the excavations.
|Placed By||The City of Tampa|
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|Date Added||Saturday, September 6th, 2014 at 2:27am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17R E 356667 N 3092080|
|Decimal Degrees||27.94605000, -82.45696667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 27° 56.763', W 82° 27.418'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||27° 56' 45.78" N, 82° 27' 25.08" W|
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|Area Code(s)||813, 727, 305, 863|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 201-299 N Franklin St, Tampa FL 33602, US|
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