Near Keystone Heights in Clay County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
The Bellamy Road
The St. Augustine to Tallahassee segment was contracted to John Bellamy. He completed this in 1826, using Native American guides and his own slaves. Remnants of the old sand road are used today and part of the Bellamy Road forms the county line between northwest Putnam and southwest Clay County.
Erected 1998 by The Clay County Historical Commission and the Florida Department of State. (Marker Number F-398.)
Location. 29° 44.756′ N, 81° 59.011′ W. Marker is near Keystone Heights, Florida, in Clay County. Marker is on State Road 100 0.3 miles east of Swan Lake Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located at the Clay/Putnam County Line. Marker is in this post office area: Keystone Heights FL 32656, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Melrose High School (approx. 4.4 miles away); Melrose Woman's Club Melrose Cemetery (approx. 4½ miles away); Melrose Veterans Memorial (approx. 4½ miles away); Melrose (was approx. 4.6 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Earleton, Florida (approx. 7.3 miles away); Lincoln Lane Schoolhouse (approx. 10 miles away); The Edgar Post Office (approx. 10.6 miles away).
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 2, 2016, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. This page has been viewed 172 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 2, 2016, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.