Near East Palatka in Putnam County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1961 by Florida Board of Parks and Historic Memorials. (Marker Number F-7.)
Location. 29° 37.815′ N, 81° 35.31′ W. Marker is near East Palatka, Florida, in Putnam County. Marker can be reached from U.S. 17 south of Caca Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. This marker is located in a wayside park on the property of a FPL (Florida Power & Light) substation. It is in the back of the park and nearly impossible to see from the highway. However, there is a large sign provided by FPL identifying the park that is very visible. Marker is in this post office area: East Palatka FL 32131, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. William Bartram Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); The Spirit of the American Doughboy Veteran's Memorial Plaza (approx. 2.7 miles away); Basil C. Pierce Jr. USS Tang Memorial (approx. 2.7 miles away); Putnam County High School Band WWII Memorial (approx. 2.7 miles away); Woodman of the World Vietnam Memorial (approx. 2.7 miles away); City of Palatka Florida 9/11 Memorial (approx. 2.7 miles away); Bronson-Mulholland House (approx. 2.7 miles away).
More about this marker. I only noticed this marker while taking a picture of the park for the submission of a William Bartram marker that is located out by the highway.
Categories. • African Americans • Agriculture • Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 10, 2012, by Ray King of Jacksonville, Florida. This page has been viewed 495 times since then. Last updated on June 22, 2012, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 10, 2012, by Ray King of Jacksonville, Florida. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.