Historic Markers Across Florida



William Bartram Trail Traced 1773- 1777



Marker ID:  
Location: At junction of S.R. 46 & Hakbill Road, west of I'95, Mims, FL
County: Brevard
Coordinates: N 28° 39.912    W 080° 56.397
  28.6652    -80.93995
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

William Bartram and his father, John, botanist for England´s King, camped on Boxter Mound January 11 and 12, 1776.

Erected by Cocoa Rockledge Garden Club in cooperation with Florida Federation of Garden Clubs, Inc., Florida Department of State, Florida Department of Transportation.


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