Maitland in Orange County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Carpentry Shop Museum
The Carpentry Shop Museum is operated by the Maitland Historical Society. It was restored through the generous support of the State of Florida, Division of Historical Resources, the City of Maitland, and the Maitland Historical Society.
Tuck Russell demonstrates antique wood working techniques.
Erected by the Maitland Historical Society.
Location. 28° 37.247′ N, 81° 21.995′ W. Marker is in Maitland, Florida, in Orange County. Marker can be reached from Lake Lily Drive south of Maitland Avenue South. Touch for map. The marker and museum are on the grounds of Lake Lily Park. Marker is
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William H. Waterhouse Residence (within shouting distance of this marker); Black Bear Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); Railroading in Maitland (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lake Lily Drive (about 600 feet away); Fort Maitland / Maitland / Lake Maitland (about 600 feet away); Church of the Good Shepherd (approx. 0.2 miles away); Moseley House (approx. 0.6 miles away); First Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Maitland.
Regarding Carpentry Shop Museum. The workshop building in which the museum is housed is a small, rustic, frame structure. The marker sits next to the stairs and door at the front of the building.
Among the many structures built in Maitland by William H. Waterhouse was the Waterhouse residence, where he and his family lived. That house (now the Waterhouse Residence Museum) is located adjacent to the Carpentry Shop Museum.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 11, 2012, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida. This page has been viewed 546 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 11, 2012, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.