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“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Near High Springs in Alachua County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

1824 - The Bellamy Road - 1952

 
 
The Bellamy Road Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim Fillmon, April 9, 2014
1. The Bellamy Road Marker
Inscription. The construction of this road was authorized by the 18th Congress and approved February 28, 1824. The section from Tallahassee to St. Augustine was built be John Bellamy and followed the Old Spanish Road.
 
Erected 1952 by Gainesville Chapter, Daughters of American Revolution.
 
Location. 29° 52.293′ N, 82° 32.779′ W. Marker is near High Springs, Florida, in Alachua County. Marker is on County Road 236 NW 0.3 miles west of Interstate 75, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: High Springs FL 32643, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Town of Leno (approx. 3.6 miles away); Bellamy Road (approx. 3.6 miles away); Civilian Conservation Corps (approx. 3.6 miles away); "CCC Boy" Statue (approx. 3.6 miles away); Bland Community and Ogden School / Odgen School (approx. 3.7 miles away); American Legion Veterans Memorial (approx. 4.3 miles away); High Springs, Florida (approx. 4.3 miles away); Railroading In High Springs (approx. 4.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in High Springs.
 
Categories. Roads & Vehicles
 
The Bellamy Road Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim Fillmon, April 9, 2014
2. The Bellamy Road Marker
I-75 is in the far background
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 27, 2016, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. This page has been viewed 204 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 27, 2016, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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