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Near Palatka in Putnam County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Cross Florida Barge Canal Memorial

 
 
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By Brandon D Cross, March 4, 2017
1. Cross Florida Barge Canal Memorial Marker
Inscription.  President Lyndon B. Johnson Dedicated the Start of Construction of the 185-Mile Long Canal at this Site on February 27, 1964
 
Erected 1965 by Florida Board of Parks and Historic Memorials. (Marker Number F-123.)
 
Location. 29° 32.582′ N, 81° 42.769′ W. Marker is near Palatka, Florida, in Putnam County. Marker is on Martinez Circle 0.2 miles north of Boys Ranch Roadd when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 380 Boys Ranch Rd, Palatka FL 32177, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Battle At Horse Landing (approx. 0.4 miles away); Cross Florida Barge Canal (was approx. 2.7 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Native Americans at the River (approx. 7.4 miles away); The Civil War and the Ravines (approx. 7 miles away); Suspension Bridges and Amphitheater (approx. 7 miles away); Palatka Waterworks (approx. 7.6 miles away); Ravine State Gardens (approx. 7.6 miles away); William Bartram Trail (approx. 7.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Palatka.
 
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Cross Florida Barge Canal Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, March 4, 2017
2. Cross Florida Barge Canal Memorial Marker
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 5, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 5, 2017, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 168 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 5, 2017, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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