Ormond Beach in Volusia County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1962 by Florida Board of Parks and Historic Memorials. (Marker Number F-52.)
Location. 29° 21.25′ N, 81° 5.383′ W. Marker is in Ormond Beach, Florida, in Volusia County. Marker can be reached from North Beach Street, in the median. Click for map. This marker is on the interior of a loop at the northernmost point (dead end) of the main road inside Tomoka State Park. From the park entrance (2099 N Beach Street, Ormond Beach, FL) follow the main park road north to its end. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2099 North Beach Street, Ormond Beach FL 32174, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mount Oswald Plantation (within shouting distance of this marker); Hotel Ormond (approx. 5.1 miles away); The Ormond Garage (approx. Ormond Fire House (approx. 5.2 miles away); The Three Chimneys (approx. 5.3 miles away); a different marker also named The Three Chimneys (approx. 5.3 miles away); Merci Box Car (approx. 8.2 miles away); United States Post Office (approx. 10.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Ormond Beach.
Regarding Nocoroco. A handout provided by the Park indicates Nocoroco was inhabited by the Middle Archaic peoples as early as 5000 B.C. It was an excellent site for a village because of the fish and shellfish found in the lagoons on either side of the peninsula on which the village was built.
Also see . . . Tomoka State Park web site. (Submitted on July 29, 2009.)
Categories. • Native Americans • Notable Places •
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