Near East Palatka in Putnam County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1961 by Florida Board of Parks and Historic Memorials. (Marker Number F-7.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Agriculture • Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1767.
Location. 29° 37.815′ N, 81° 35.31′ W. Marker is near East Palatka, Florida, in Putnam County. Marker can be reached from U.S. 17 south of Caca Road, on the right when traveling south. This marker is located in a wayside park on the property of a FPL (Florida Power & Light) substation. It is in the back of the park and nearly impossible to see Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: East Palatka FL 32131, 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. William Bartram Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); The Spirit of the American Doughboy (approx. 2.6 miles away); Veterans Memorial Plaza (approx. 2.7 miles away); Basil C. Pearce Jr. USS Tang Memorial (approx. 2.7 miles away); Putnam County High School Band WWII Memorial (approx. 2.7 miles away); Woodmen of the World Vietnam Memorial (approx. 2.7 miles away); The First Presbyterian Church of Palatka (approx. 2.7 miles away); Bartram Trail in Putnam County (approx. 2.7 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on June 5, 2018. It was originally submitted on June 10, 2012, by Ray King of Jacksonville, Florida. This page has been viewed 717 times since then and 73 times this year. Last updated on June 22, 2012, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 10, 2012, by Ray King of Jacksonville, Florida. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.