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Hastings in St. Johns County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Derrick Ramsey

 
 
Derrick Ramsey Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, August 19, 2020
1. Derrick Ramsey Marker
Inscription.  
Derrick Ramsey
(born Dec. 23, 1956)
Hastings, FL

As a quarterback and tight end at U.K., he won the 1976 SEC Championship. In the 1977 Peach Bowl, Ramsey was first-team all SEC and was third-team All American as QB at U.K. in 1977. Finished 10-1 and received the #4 ranking in the AP poll.

Ramsey also played two games on the basketball team at U.K.

Played Tight End for nine seasons for the Oakland/Los Angeles Raiders, New England Patriots, and Detroit Lions.
 
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Location. 29° 42.802′ N, 81° 30.483′ W. Marker is in Hastings, Florida, in St. Johns County. Marker is at the intersection of South Main Street and East Essex Road, on the left when traveling south on South Main Street. Located in front of Al Wilke Park and community Center. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6150 S Main Street, Hastings FL 32145, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John Henry “Pop” Lloyd (here, next to this marker);
Derrick Ramsey Marker (right) image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, August 19, 2020
2. Derrick Ramsey Marker (right)
Hastings (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); St. Ambrose Parish (approx. 5 miles away); William Bartram Trail (approx. 7˝ miles away); Rollestown (approx. 7˝ miles away); Bronson-Mulholland House (approx. 8˝ miles away); Billy Graham (approx. 8˝ miles away); The Bostwick School (approx. 8˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hastings.
 
Also see . . .  Derrick Ramsey. University of Kentucky (Submitted on February 14, 2021, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida.) 
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 16, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 14, 2021, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 56 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 14, 2021, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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