Inverness in Citrus County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Inverness Masonic Temple
Erected 2000 by City of Inverness & Rotary Club of Inverness.
Location. 28° 50.153′ N, 82° 19.876′ W. Marker is in Inverness, Florida, in Citrus County. Marker is on West Main Street (Old Main Street) east of North Pine Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is a large bronze-like metal plaque, mounted at eye-level directly on the subject building, just to the left of the main front entrance. Marker is at or near this postal address: 111 West Main Street, Inverness FL 34450, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Dampier Building (within shouting distance of this marker); World War I and World War II Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Citrus County Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of Persian Gulf War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Korea and Viet Nam War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Korean War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Dickenson Grocery (within shouting distance of this marker); 109 Courthouse Square (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Inverness.
Regarding Inverness Masonic Temple. National Register of Historic Places (2010). Today, the building is known as the "Masonic Business Center," and the first floor continues to be used for retail shops, among them a Subway submarine sandwich shop.
Also see . . . Masonic Temple of Citrus Lodge No. 118, F. and A.M. The Inverness Masonic Temple was designed by prominent Florida architect Wilbur B. Talley and built in 1910 at the corner of West Main Street (now Old Main Street) and South Pine Avenue. In 1989, the Masonic Temple was listed in A Guide to Florida's Historic Architecture, published by the University of Florida Press. The building was purchased by the Drywell Group, LLC in 2006 and they proceeded to renovate and restore the interior (Submitted on September 2, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 4, 2018. This page originally submitted on September 1, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 44 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 2, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.