Historic Markers Across Florida



Atlantic Avenue Crossing



Marker ID: FLHM F-717
Location: Atlantic Ave in Veterans Park, Delray Beach, FL
County: Palm Beach
Coordinates: N 26° 27.714    W 080° 03.887
  26.4619    -80.06478333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMRTX6
 



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Atlantic Avenue Crossing


Atlantic Avenue’s crossing of the Florida East Coast Canal (now the Intracoastal Waterway) played an important role in the early history of Delray Beach. Civil engineer Burslem Thomson drew the