Near Welaka in Putnam County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
The Mount Royal Site
Erected 1999 by The Florida Department of State. (Marker Number F-411.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the William Bartram Trails marker series.
Location. 29° 26.61′ N, 81° 39.15′ W. Marker is near Welaka, Florida, in Putnam County. Marker is at the intersection of County Road 309 and Fort Gates Ferry Road, on the right when traveling south on County Road 309. Touch for map. Marker is 1.4 miles N of CR 308 to Crescent City and Hwy 17. Marker is in this post office area: Crescent City FL 32112, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mount Royal (approx. 0.7 miles away); a different marker also named The Mount Royal Site (approx. 0.7 miles away); Battle At Horse Landing (approx. 7˝ miles away); Cross Florida Barge Canal Memorial (approx. 7.8 miles away); William Bartram Trail (approx. 7.8 miles away); Florida's First Bicentennial Park (approx. 8.4 miles away); Asa Philip Randolph (approx. 8˝ miles away); a different marker also named William Bartram Trail (approx. 13.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Welaka.
More about this marker. Text on the market is different from that on the Florida site myflorida.com. There must have been an earlier marker replaced by this one with more current information.
Also see . . . Mount Royal Indian Mound. (Submitted on May 20, 2007.)
Categories. • Native Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 20, 2007, by Angela Sanchez Tischler of Crescent City, Florida. This page has been viewed 3,104 times since then and 33 times this year. Last updated on October 22, 2012, by Ray King of Jacksonville, Florida. Photo 1. submitted on May 20, 2007, by Angela Sanchez Tischler of Crescent City, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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