Site of San Pedro

Site of San Pedro (HM2DZV)

Location: Madison, FL 32340 Madison County
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Country: United States of America
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N 30° 21.922', W 83° 29.077'

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Spanish Mission and First Official County Seat of Madison County

In the mid 1600's San Pedro de Potohiriba, a Spanish mission, was established in this area on the Old Spanish Trail. The first courthouse of Madison County was erected at San Pedro, the county seat from 1828 to 1838. San Pedro, located about ten miles south of the present town of Madison, was on a post road from Tallahassee to Jacksonville. In 1833 the first post office was established with Archibald McNeil serving as postmaster.
Year Placed1971
Placed ByThe San Pedro Bay Sportsman Club in Cooperation with Department of State, Bureau of Historic Sites and Properties
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Date Added Saturday, February 2nd, 2019 at 4:01am PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17R E 261210 N 3361890
Decimal Degrees30.36536667, -83.48461667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 21.922', W 83° 29.077'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 21' 55.32" N, 83° 29' 4.6200000000001" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)850
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 9229 Co Rd 14, Madison FL 32340, US
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