Florida Hammock Trail

Florida Hammock Trail (HMVC8)

Location: Port Orange, FL 32129 Volusia County
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Country: United States of America
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N 29° 8.503', W 81° 0.464'

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This trail leads through hammock land. The word hammock was an Indian term. This is the way the land looked when it was the free domain of the Indians, the home of wildlife and birds.

The land had to be cleared to plant crops, build shelters and roads. The best roads were no more than trails. For that reason, all supplies and mail were brought in by boat. Everything produced for market, such as sugar from Dunlawton Plantation had to be shipped by boat until the railroads appeared in the 1800's and the interior of Florida was opened.
HM NumberHMVC8
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Date Added Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 3:28am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17R E 499247 N 3223686
Decimal Degrees29.14171667, -81.00773333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 29° 8.503', W 81° 0.464'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds29° 8' 30.18" N, 81° 0' 27.84" W
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Area Code(s)386
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 901 Nixon Ln, Port Orange FL 32129, US
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