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Ponce Inlet in Volusia County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Hasty Cottage Post Office

 
 
Hasty Cottage Post Office Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, November 12, 2017
1. Hasty Cottage Post Office Marker
Inscription.
This Florida Cracker Cottage was one of
several built in the 1860s by Nathaniel
and Elizabeth Hasty, early Ponce Park
settlers, who are buried across the street
in a family cemetery, along with their
faithful handyman, “Cocoa” Bill
Williams. In the early 1940s, this
cottage served as the last Post Office in
Ponce Park With Ellen Meyer as
Postmistress.

 
Erected 2011 by City of Ponce Inlet.
 
Location. 29° 4.945′ N, 80° 56.046′ W. Marker is in Ponce Inlet, Florida, in Volusia County. Marker is on Beach Street 0.1 miles west of Front Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 143 Beach St, Port Orange FL 32127, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 143 Beach Street (a few steps from this marker); Meyer-Davis House (a few steps from this marker); Cistern (within shouting distance of this marker); Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse (approx. 0.3 miles away); Oil Storage House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Kedge Anchor
Hasty Cottage Post Office Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, November 12, 2017
2. Hasty Cottage Post Office Marker
(approx. 0.4 miles away); Cuban Rafts (approx. 0.4 miles away); 16th Century Anchor (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ponce Inlet.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesSettlements & Settlers
 
Hasty Cottage National Register of Historic Places marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, November 12, 2017
3. Hasty Cottage National Register of Historic Places marker
Ponce Inlet Historical Museum image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, November 12, 2017
4. Ponce Inlet Historical Museum
Ponce Inlet image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, November 12, 2017
5. Ponce Inlet
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 22, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 1, 2018, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 57 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 1, 2018, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida.   3. submitted on January 3, 2018, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida.   4, 5. submitted on January 1, 2018, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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