Connecting the dots of early Flagler County Colonial history
Heritage Crossroads: Miles of History in Flagler County
Two historic roads in Flagler County include Old Kings and Dixie Highway or Old Brick Road.
Old Kings RoadTracing the history of Flagler County Florida
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.
In Florida, the Underground Railroad Ran SouthIt traveled on the historic Old Kings Road.
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.”
YouTube Videos on Flagler CountyVideo
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Twin Bridges of the Old Kings RoadVideo Interview
Many historians have attempted to create a foot path north extending to the “Twin Bridges” location spoken of by Mr. Wadsworth.
Searching for Old Kings RoadVideo Interview
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.