Historic Markers Across Florida



Mile Post



Marker ID:  
Location: on the east side of the Withlacoochee State Trail, (a former railroad bed) and about 10 yards to the west of South Old Floral City Road, Floral City, FL
County: Citrus
Coordinates: N 28° 46.146    W 082° 17.58
  28.7691    -82.293
Style: Interpretative Sign **
Waymark: None
 



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Mile Posts



Three-sided concrete posts were placed every mile along the railroad as points of reference for the trainmen. This post tells us that it is 800 miles via rail to Richmond, Virginia, the railroad company’s headquarters.





Rails to Trails of the Withlacoochee.