Flagler Beach in Flagler County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
—Beloved Guitarist, Storyteller, Gentleman —
Drowned off this beach trying to rescue a swimmer in distress. October 10, 1991
Location. 29° 26.345′ N, 81° 6.495′ W. Marker is in Flagler Beach, Florida, in Flagler County. Marker can be reached from South Oceanshore Boulevard 0.3 miles north of South Central Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Can be found within shouting distance of beach side entrance to Gamble Rogers Memorial State Recreation Area at Flagler Beach. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3100 S Oceanshore Blvd, Flagler Beach FL 32136, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bulow Sugar Mill (approx. 2 miles away); Veterans Memorial Park (approx. 3.1 miles away); Ormond Tomb (approx. 4 miles away); Lehigh Trail (approx. 5.1 miles away); Mount Oswald Plantation (approx. 6 miles away); Nocoroco (approx. 6 miles away); Operation Desert Storm (approx. 6˝ miles away); Holden House (approx. 9.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Flagler Beach.
Regarding Gamble Rogers.
Also see . . .
1. Wikipedia entry for Gamble Rogers. “The characters and places in the fictional Oklawaha County, Florida are a recurring theme in Rogers’ songs and stories ... Through years of onstage apprenticeship, Rogers refined and polished his one-man show into a single story line—a continuum he entitled, Oklawaha County Laissez-Faire.” (Submitted on October 6, 2018.)
2. Gamble Rogers Page at FloridaMemory.com. This page contains audio for thirteen Gamble Rogers songs. (Submitted on October 6, 2018, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.)
3. Gamble Rogers — Blood Mountain. Audio-only, length: 3:46.
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Credits. This page was last revised on October 8, 2018. This page originally submitted on August 7, 2017, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 169 times since then and 99 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 7, 2017, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. 5. submitted on October 6, 2018, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.