Connecting the dots of early Flagler County Colonial history
Two historic roads in Flagler County include Old Kings and Dixie Highway or Old Brick Road.
The distant sounds of the past still quietly resonate in street names and places, Indian Trails, Matanzas, Turnbull Woods, Pellicer, St. Joseph, Seminole Woods, Graham Swamp, Moultrie, Bulow.
Florida had long been a place of refuge. During the first Spanish period, the King even encouraged escaping slaves to come to Florida under the “Kings Edict.”
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Many historians have attempted to create a foot path north extending to the “Twin Bridges” location spoken of by Mr. Wadsworth.
Video background on Flagler’s most historic Highway. Old King’s Road was constructed before the American Revolution. Much of Flagler County’s rich history has traveled down this important roadway.