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Holly Hill in Volusia County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Ross Point Park

 
 
Ross Point Park Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Brandon D Cross, November 27, 2019
1. Ross Point Park Marker
Inscription.  
A public park and picnic area dedicated to
William Wallace Ross
by resolution of City Council
of Holly Hill, Florida, 1957-1958


William Ross pioneered here in the late 1860’s.
On this point he built a log cabin home and
established therein the first local Post Office
known as Palmetto.

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Parks & Recreational AreasSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 29° 14.296′ N, 81° 1.928′ W. Marker is in Holly Hill, Florida, in Volusia County. Marker is at the intersection of Riverside Drive and Park Circle, on the right when traveling north on Riverside Drive. Located within Ross Point Picnic Area. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 538 Riverside Drive, Daytona Beach FL 32117, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Smokey Yunick (approx. 0.6 miles away); Merci Box Car (approx. 0.6 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); Seabreeze United Church
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(approx. 1.1 miles away); Dr. Josie Rogers’ House (approx. 1.3 miles away); Seabreeze High School (approx. 1.4 miles away); Daytona 200 (approx. 1˝ miles away); Racing on the Beach 1955 (approx. 1˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Holly Hill.
 
Ross Point Park Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Brandon D Cross, November 27, 2019
2. Ross Point Park Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 4, 2019. It was originally submitted on December 3, 2019, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 152 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 3, 2019, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.

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