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1876 Barn

 

— Walter Jones Historical Park —

 
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By Brandon D Cross, April 20, 2021
1. 1876 Barn Marker
Inscription.  
This barn, constructed in 1876 for Major William Webb, was most likely built from re-used lumber. It was used for storing farming implements and produce to be shipped. The barn was restored in 1999 with the assistance of a grant from the State of Florida Department of Historical Resources.
 
Erected by Mandarin Historical Society and the State of Florida Department of Historical Resources.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: AgricultureIndustry & Commerce.
 
Location. 30° 9.967′ N, 81° 38.821′ W. Marker is in Jacksonville, Florida, in Duval County. Marker is at the intersection of Mandarin Road and County Dock Road, on the left when traveling north on Mandarin Road. The marker is located within Walter Jones Historical Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 11964 Mandarin Road, Jacksonville FL 32223, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Losco Winery (within shouting distance of this marker); Sawmill (within shouting distance of this marker); Farmstead (within shouting distance
1876 Barn Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, April 20, 2021
2. 1876 Barn Marker
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of this marker); The Major William Webb/Walter Jones Farmhouse (within shouting distance of this marker); St. Joseph’s Mission Schoolhouse for African American Children (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The St. Johns River (about 400 feet away); The Maple Leaf (about 500 feet away); The Mandarin Boardwalk (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jacksonville.
 
Also see . . .  Walter Jones Historical Park. (Submitted on April 22, 2021, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 23, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 22, 2021, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 47 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 22, 2021, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.

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