Burnsed Blockhouse

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Burnsed Blockhouse
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The restored Burnsed Blockhouse, in Heritage Park
Burnsed Blockhouse is located in Florida
Burnsed Blockhouse
Location Macclenny, Florida
Coordinates 30°16′45″N 82°8′0″W / 30.27917°N 82.13333°W / 30.27917; -82.13333Coordinates: 30°16′45″N 82°8′0″W / 30.27917°N 82.13333°W / 30.27917; -82.13333
Built 1837[2]
Architectural style Frame Vernacular[2]
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 73000567[1]
Added to NRHP May 7, 1973

The Burnsed Blockhouse (also known as the Carl Brown House) is a historic site originally located north of Sanderson, Florida, USA, off Jacksonville Road. On May 7, 1973, it was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places.

The home was later moved from Sanderson to Heritage Park in Macclenny.[3] Restoration was undertaken by the Durable Restoration Company of Columbus, Ohio.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "National Register of Historical Places - Florida (FL), Baker County". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2007-11-04. 
  2. ^ a b "Baker County". Florida's History Through Its Places. Florida's Office of Cultural and Historical Programs. 2007-11-04. 
  3. ^ Community Budget Issue Requests - Tracking Id #1831 Burnsed Blockhouse Restoration
  4. ^ Restoration has begun on the Burnsed Block House

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