Melbourne in Brevard County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Corner of Highland and Law Street
The house on the northwest side of law street was the Florida East Coast Railway agent's house, built sometime around 1900. S. K. Watts, station agent, and his family lived there.
The Thomas Shave house located at 1695 Highland was built in the folk Victorian style in 1903. Shave owned turpentine stills. The Carter house at 668 Law Street was built around 1900.
Location. 28° 8.07′ N, 80° 37.76′ W. Marker is in Melbourne, Florida, in Brevard County. Marker is at the intersection of Highland Avenue and Law Street, on the left when traveling north on Highland Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 685 Highland Ave, Melbourne, FL 32935, Melbourne FL 32935, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William H. Gleason House (about 300 Advent Christian Church (about 500 feet away); Old Eau Gallie Post Office and Surrounding Area (about 600 feet away); St. Paul's United Methodist Church (about 700 feet away); Ginter Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old City Hall Complex (approx. ¼ mile away); Population on the Rise (approx. ¼ mile away); Eau Gallie Public Library (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Melbourne.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 30, 2011, by Jamie Cox of Melbourne, Florida. This page has been viewed 448 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 30, 2011, by Jamie Cox of Melbourne, Florida. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.