Merritt Island in Brevard County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Clifton Colored School
Erected 2005 by The Brevard County Historical Commission, the Brevard County Tourist Development Council, and the Florida Department of State. (Marker Number F-557.)
Location. 28° 45.031′ N, 80° 46.161′ W. Marker is in Merritt Island, Florida, in Brevard County. Marker is on Courtenay Parkway North (State Road 3), on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. This marker is very hard to find. It is on a piece of land with a lot of weeds in the Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge. It is 2.8 miles north of the Haulover Canal on the east side of State Road 3. It can be seen from the road, but the speed limit is 55 miles per hour in this section of State Road 3 and you have to really look closely. It is just pass a radar station, so slow down after you pass the station. Marker is in this post office area: Mims FL 32754, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Haulover Canal (approx. 1.3 miles away); Greater St. James Missionary Baptist Church of Mims (approx. 7.4 miles away); Harry T. & Harriette V. Moore Memorial Homesite (approx. 8 miles away); Oliver's Camp (approx. LaGrange/Mims Community Cemetery (approx. 8.6 miles away); LaGrange Community Cemetery (approx. 8.7 miles away); LaGrange Community Church (approx. 8.7 miles away); Site of the First Church (approx. 8.7 miles away).
Categories. • African Americans • Education •
Credits. This page was last revised on September 7, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 5, 2017, by Jay Kravetz of West Palm Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 60 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 5, 2017, by Jay Kravetz of West Palm Beach, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.