Near Keystone Heights in Clay County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
The Bellamy Road
The St. Augustine to Tallahassee segment was contracted to John Bellamy. He completed this in 1826, using Native American guides and his own slaves. Remnants of the old sand road are used today and part of the Bellamy Road forms the county line between northwest Putnam and southwest Clay County.
Erected 1998 by The Clay County Historical Commission and the Florida Department of State. (Marker Number F-398.)
Location. 29° 44.756′ N, 81° 59.011′ W. Marker is near Keystone Heights, Florida, in Clay County. Marker is on State Road 100 0.3 miles east of Swan Lake Road, on the right when traveling east. Marker is located at the Clay/Putnam County Line. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Keystone Heights FL 32656, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within Melrose High School (approx. 4.4 miles away); Melrose Woman's Club (approx. 4½ miles away); Melrose Cemetery (approx. 4½ miles away); Melrose Veterans Memorial (approx. 4½ miles away); Melrose United Methodist Church (approx. 4.8 miles away); Magnolia Lake State Park (approx. 4.8 miles away); Earleton, Florida (approx. 7.3 miles away); Lincoln Lane Schoolhouse (approx. 10 miles away).
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 2, 2016, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. This page has been viewed 214 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 2, 2016, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.