Melbourne Beach in Brevard County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
A Florida Heritage Site
Erected 2010 by The Brevard County Historical Commission The Brevard County Tourist Development Council and the Florida Department of State. (Marker Number F-688.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 28° 4.112′ N, 80° 33.774′ W. Marker is in Melbourne Beach, Florida, in Brevard County. Marker is on Ocean Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Melbourne Beach FL 32951, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Community Chapel of Melbourne Beach Florida (within shouting distance of this marker); The Ryckman House (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Villa Marine (approx. 0.2 miles away); Melbourne & Atlantic Railroad (approx. 0.2 miles away); Melbourne Beach Pier (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Melbourne Beach Town Hall (approx. 1.4 miles away); Indialantic Casino (approx. 1.7 miles away); Billy Wallace House (approx. 2.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Melbourne Beach.
Regarding Myrtle Cottage. The site itself is now a parking lot for the Community Chapel next door.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 25, 2020. It was originally submitted on February 12, 2012, by Jamie Cox of Melbourne, Florida. This page has been viewed 647 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on February 12, 2012, by Jamie Cox of Melbourne, Florida. 2. submitted on September 23, 2020, by Jamie Cox of Melbourne, Florida. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.