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Jan 4, 2013 - An Unusual Place Name

The history of Burnt Store goes back to Andrew Jackson, the Seminoles, and a character named (maybe) Billy Bowlegs. Look it up in Wikipedia. Today it is a planned community on the eastern side of Charlotte Harbor, just south of Punta Gorda, FL. It has at least one hotel, lots of high rises, some very attractive townhouses, and one of the largest marinas in Florida. Also a good restaurant, and a yacht club. Yesterday we arrived and took the dogs for a long walk around the marina. Today is rather grey, and cool. Later we plan to take our...

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