Jacksonville in Duval County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
"The Great Endurance Run"
Erected 1984 by The Jacksonville Historical Society in cooperation with The "Autoists" participing in the seventy-fifth anniversary re-enactment of "The Great Endurance Run".
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Roads & Vehicles. A significant historical month for this entry is November 1991.
Location. 30° 19.643′ N, 81° 39.385′ W. Marker is in Jacksonville, Florida, in Duval County. Marker is on Ocean Street (U.S. 1/90Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jacksonville FL 32202, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Jacksonville Free Public Library (within shouting distance of this marker); Florida Pharmacy Association (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Seminole War Blockhouse Site (about 300 feet away); The Carling Hotel (about 700 feet away); The Florida Medical Assn (about 800 feet away); Greenleaf & Crosby Bldg. (approx. 0.2 miles away); Greenleaf / Jacobs Clock (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Beginning (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jacksonville.
Regarding "The Great Endurance Run". The first place award was “The Tampa Times Trophy” and five acres of land in “Zephyrhills Colony” in the up and coming Pasco County area.
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 1, 2017. It was originally submitted on August 20, 2012, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 585 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 20, 2012, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.