Melbourne in Brevard County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Highland and St. Clair Street
The large hole in back of the Ginter building on the north side of St. Clair street (1540 Highland Avenue) was the cut out for the railway. The hole has been filled in over the years. A wooden bridge was built over the cut out on Highland Avenue so cars could travel over the tracks.
Location. 28° 7.665′ N, 80° 37.516′ W. Marker is in Melbourne, Florida, in Brevard County. Marker is at the intersection of St. Clair Street and Highland Avenue on St. Clair Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Melbourne FL 32934, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of First Houston Homestead (here, next to this marker); Breckenridge Landing (a few Houston Pioneer Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Twin Oaks (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hodgson Home and Drugstore (about 400 feet away); The James W. Rossetter House (about 400 feet away); Roesch House (about 400 feet away); Gen. John B. Castleman House (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Melbourne.
Categories. • Railroads & Streetcars •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 6, 2011, by Jamie Cox of Melbourne, Florida. This page has been viewed 527 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 6, 2011, by Jamie Cox of Melbourne, Florida. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.