Fort Micanopy

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Fort Micanopy (1835-1843) - A U.S. Army post first established as Fort Defiance (6) in 1835 during the Second Seminole War by Florida Militia in Alachua County, Florida. Fort destroyed in 1836 and rebuilt in 1837 as Fort Micanopy and garrisoned by Federal Troops. Abandoned in 1843. Also known as Fort Number 7 E.

Micanopy Marker Front
Micanopy Marker Reverse
Micanopy Herlong Mansion circa 1845

Fort Micanopy History

Current Status

Micanopy, Alachua County, Florida

Location: Micanopy, Alachua County, Florida. Map point is not accurate.

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Lat: 29.504692 Long: -82.2798227

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Visited: 26 Jan 2012

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