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Coral Gables in Miami-Dade County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Site of Packing House of Coral Gables Plantation

 
 
Coral Gables Plantation Packing House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Marsha A. Matson, May 10, 2014
1. Coral Gables Plantation Packing House Marker
Inscription.
Site of Packing House
of
Coral Gables Plantation
established by
Rev. Solomon Greasley Merrick
Post in fig tree
only evidence remaining

 
Erected by Gov. John West Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 25° 45.001′ N, 80° 16.303′ W. Marker is in Coral Gables, Florida, in Miami-Dade County. Marker is at the intersection of Castile Avenue and South Greenway Drive, on the right when traveling west on Castile Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Miami FL 33134, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Coral Gables Merrick House (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Coral Gables Golf and Country Club (approx. 0.3 miles away); Venetian Pool (approx. 0.3 miles away); Troop 7 Log Cabin (approx. 0.4 miles away); George E. Merrick (approx. half a mile away); George Edgar Merrick (approx. half a mile
Coral Gables Plantation Packing House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Marsha A. Matson, May 10, 2014
2. Coral Gables Plantation Packing House Marker
away); Coral Gables Miracle Mile (approx. 0.6 miles away); Coral Gables Congregational Church (approx. 0.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Coral Gables.
 
Also see . . .  Bittersweet: The Rise and Fall of the Citrus Industry in Florida. Florida Memory (Submitted on May 12, 2014.) 
 
Categories. AgricultureIndustry & CommerceSettlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Marsha A. Matson of Palmetto Bay, Florida. This page has been viewed 270 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Marsha A. Matson of Palmetto Bay, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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