Discovering the Suncoast - Forgotten Bradenton and Braden Castle

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Published: Mar. 2, 2022 at 7:54 AM EST
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SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - Bradenton is named for Dr. Joseph Braden, one of the early settlers on the Suncoast. He built a home on his plantation called Braden Castle. The castle is almost gone. But as it crumbled, our first tiny home community sprang up around it.

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  • 6:40am Wednesday on Good Morning Suncoast
  • 9:00am Wednesday on Suncoast View
  • 4:00pm Wednesday on ABC7 News
  • 7:40am Saturday on Good Morning Suncoast Weekends
  • 11:00pm Sunday on ABC7 News

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