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Daytona Beach in Volusia County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

1950 Daytona Beach Stock Car Races

On 3.2b Mile Beach-Road Course

 

— Ormond/Daytona Beach —

 
1950 Daytona Beach Stock Car Races Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, January 28, 2018
1. 1950 Daytona Beach Stock Car Races Marker
Inscription.  
Feb. 4 – 102.5 mile Modified Race. . 1st – Gober Sosebee, ’39 Ford; 2nd – Fireball Roberts; 3rd – Red Cummings .
Feb. 5 –1 96.8 miles Grand National Race. 1st –Harold Kite, - ’49 Lincoln; 2nd – Red Byron, ’50 Olds; 3rd – Lloyd Moore, ’49 Lincoln
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Roads & VehiclesSports.
 
Location. 29° 13.782′ N, 81° 0.491′ W. Marker is in Daytona Beach, Florida, in Volusia County. Marker can be reached from N Atlantic Avenue 0.1 miles north of Main St. Marker located beachside near Daytona Beach Pier The best way to see this marker is to park in the parking garage on the west side of Atlantic Avenue. Walk over the pedestrian bridge on the second floor, keep walking past the shops and restaurants toward the ocean. The marker is A distance on the right. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1020 N Atlantic Avenue, Daytona Beach FL 32118, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 1949 Daytona Beach Stock Car Races (here, next to this marker); Racing on the Beach 1950 (a few steps from
1950 Daytona Beach Stock Car Races Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, January 28, 2018
2. 1950 Daytona Beach Stock Car Races Marker
this marker); Racing on the Beach 1949 (a few steps from this marker); Racing on the Beach 1951 (a few steps from this marker); 1951 Daytona Beach Stock Car Races (a few steps from this marker); 1948 Daytona Beach Stock Car Races (a few steps from this marker); Racing on the Beach 1948 (within shouting distance of this marker); Racing on the Beach 1952 (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Daytona Beach.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 14, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 12, 2019, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 70 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 12, 2019, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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