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Viewed these awesome ruins in March, 2010 in Homosassa, Florida… Love the history behind this place…
My Sugar Mill Gear posting was taken here as well…
It was a STOP THE CAR MOMENT!!!!! ha
FROM THE INTERNET:
Yulee Sugar Mill Ruins
A concrete path and interpretive plaques lead visitors through one of Florida’s most significant
View the solid remains of a sugar mill that once employed more than 1000 workers. Hewn from native limestone, the mill was part of a thriving 5100 acre sugar plantation owned by David Yulee. Florida’s first U.S. Senator, Yulee built the first cross-state railroad, completed in 1860.
The mill operated from 1845 until the end of the civil war, providing sugar to the southern troops.
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Skeletal Mess was added…
HOMOSASSA, FL USA
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