“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Inglis, Florida

Clickable Map of Levy County, Florida and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Levy County, FL (15) Alachua County, FL (173) Citrus County, FL (56) Dixie County, FL (7) Gilchrist County, FL (5) Marion County, FL (200)  LevyCounty(15) Levy County (15)  AlachuaCounty(173) Alachua County (173)  CitrusCounty(56) Citrus County (56)  DixieCounty(7) Dixie County (7)  GilchristCounty(5) Gilchrist County (5)  MarionCounty(200) Marion County (200)
Bronson is the county seat for Levy County
Inglis is in Levy County
      Levy County (15)  
      Alachua County (173)  
      Citrus County (56)  
      Dixie County (7)  
      Gilchrist County (5)  
      Marion County (200)  
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1Florida, Levy County, Inglis — Inglis Bypass SpillwayMarjorie Harris Carr Cross Florida Greenway
Unintended Consequences In the 1960s, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers cut through and plugged the Withlacoochee River to make way for the Cross Florida Barge Canal. Blocking the river entirely would have devastated downstream ecosystems. The . . . Map (db m167893) HM
2Florida, Levy County, Inglis — Inglis Island OverlookMarjorie Harris Carr Cross Florida Greenway
Bisecting a State, Bisecting a River Inglis Island sits at the center of the Withlacoochee River, Lake Rousseau, and the Cross Florida Barge Canal. From here you can see where the canal bisected the river. Look for an earth and concrete berm on . . . Map (db m167499) HM
3Florida, Levy County, Inglis — Inglis LockMarjorie Harris Carr Cross Florida Greenway
A Stairway to the Top of the Canal Lake Rousseau sits almost 30 feet above the western edge of the Cross Florida Barge Canal. How do you move a barge up 30 feet? You build a lock. Think of a lock like water stairs. A barge enters the lock . . . Map (db m167500) HM
4Florida, Levy County, Inglis — Inglis Main DamMarjorie Harris Carr Cross Florida Greenway
Changing the Face of Florida At the end of the 19th century, prospectors and entrepreneurs flocked to Dunnellon, 10 miles east of here. They came to mine phosphate, a valuable ingredient in fertilizer. In just five years, Dunnellon transformed . . . Map (db m167501) HM
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Feb. 7, 2023