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

Second Assistant Keeper's Dwelling

Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum

 
 
Second Assistant Keeper's Dwelling Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, November 12, 2017
1. Second Assistant Keeper's Dwelling Marker
Inscription.
Three keepers lived at the Station with
their families. The Principal Keeper
lived in the largest house, and the
First and Second Assistant Keeper
lived in the two smaller dwellings. This
building was the home of the Second
Assistant Keeper and his family. From
1954-1972 this building also served as
the first town hall for the
Town of Ponce Inlet.

 
Erected by Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum.
 
Location. 29° 4.849′ N, 80° 55.677′ W. Marker is in Ponce Inlet, Florida, in Volusia County. Marker can be reached from on South Peninsula Drive 0.1 miles from Ocean Way Drive. Touch for map. The marker is on the grounds of the Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse Museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4931 South Peninsula Drive, Port Orange FL 32127, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Principal Keeper's Dwelling (a few steps from this marker); Gladys Meyer Davis Home (within shouting distance of this marker); The Principal Keeper's Office (within shouting distance of this marker); Cuban Refugee Rafts
Second Assistant Keeper's Dwelling Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, November 12, 2017
2. Second Assistant Keeper's Dwelling Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Kitchen Gardens (within shouting distance of this marker); Kedge Anchor (within shouting distance of this marker); Bronze Bell (within shouting distance of this marker); 16th Century Anchor (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ponce Inlet.
 
Categories. CommunicationsWaterways & Vessels
 
Second Assistant Keeper's Dwelling image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, November 12, 2017
3. Second Assistant Keeper's Dwelling
Ponce de Leon Lighthouse image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, November 12, 2017
4. Ponce de Leon Lighthouse
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 22, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 16, 2018, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 70 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 16, 2018, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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