Historic Markers Across Florida



William Bartram Trail



Marker ID:  
Location: on US Hwy 27 & 41 (U.S. 27) 1.2 miles north of State Road 26 (State Highway 26), Newberry FL
County: Alachua
Coordinates: N 29° 39.894    W 082° 36.429
  29.6649    -82.60715
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



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William Bartram Trail
Traced 1773~1777
Blue Sink
Visited by William Bartram, America's first naturalist, in 1774.
Erected by Newberry Garden Club in cooperation with Dist. V. FFGC National Council of State Garden Clubs, Inc.
Fla. Dept. of Transportation

Erected by Newberry Garden Club.



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More Information:
Wikipedia - William Bartram
William Bartram 1739-1823
Official web site of the Bartram Trail Conference