Historic Markers Across Florida



Jupiter Inlet Midden 1



Marker ID:  
Location: In Dubois Park on Bubois Park Rd.
County: Palm Beach
Coordinates: N 26° 56.594    W 080° 04.527
  26.94323333    -80.07545
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM5T9H
 



Text:

JUPITER INLET MIDDEN 1 IS AN
ANCIENT SHELL MOUND BUILT
BY INDIANS KNOWN AS JEAGA.A
DESCRIPTION OF THESE INDIANS
BY JONATHAN DICKINSON WAS
FIRST PUBLISHED IN 1699.THIS
SHELL MOUND IS THE SITE OF
THE VILLAGE OF HOBE WHERE
THE DICKINSON SHIPWRECK
VICTIMS WERE HELD CAPTIVE BY
THE JEAGA INDIANS IN 1696

Site researched by the Loxahatchee Historical Society
Recorded in the National Register of Historic Places 1979

Palm Beach County Parks and Recreation Department.


Notes:

City: Juno Beach, FL