Historic Markers Across Florida



Old kings Road



Marker ID:  
Location: 785 West Granada Blvd, Ormond Beach, FL
County: Volusia
Coordinates: N 29° 16.742    W 081° 4.838
  29.27903333    -81.08063333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: None
 



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Old Kings Road


The Old Kings Road crossed north to south near this site. First originated as an Indian trail, later improved by the Spanish, and then constructed by the British as a road in 1763-1773 to connect St. Augustine and New Smyrna, Florida. Improved by the United States Army in 1827.


Erected 1976 by Ormond Beach Rotary Club.