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“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Near Dunellon in Marion County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Rainbow Springs

 
 
Rainbow Springs Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tabitha Preast, June 2008
1. Rainbow Springs Marker
Inscription.
Rainbow Springs has been designated a
registered natural landmark
Under the provisions of the historic sites act of
August 21, 1935
This site possesses exceptional value in illustrating
the natural history of the United States
U.S. Department of the Interior
National Park Service
1972

 
Erected 1972 by U.S. Department of the Interior.
 
Location. 29° 6.126′ N, 82° 26.233′ W. Marker is near Dunellon, Florida, in Marion County. Marker can be reached from Florida Route 41. Click for map. The marker is within Rainbow Springs State Park, which is off of SW 81st PL RD. Marker is in this post office area: Dunnellon FL 34432, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of the Discovery of Phosphate in Florida (approx. 3.8 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. Rainbow Springs: Florida State Parks. (Submitted on November 16, 2008, by Tabitha Preast of Hanover, Maryland.)
2. Rainbow Springs, Florida. (Submitted on November 16, 2008, by Tabitha Preast of Hanover, Maryland.)
 
Categories. Natural Features
 
Part of the Head Springs System image. Click for full size.
By Tabitha Preast, June 2008
2. Part of the Head Springs System
Upper section of the Rainbow River image. Click for full size.
By Tabitha Preast, June 2008
3. Upper section of the Rainbow River
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Tabitha Preast of Hanover, Maryland. This page has been viewed 1,413 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Tabitha Preast of Hanover, Maryland.   3. submitted on , by Tabitha Preast of Hanover, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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