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Ponce de Leon Inlet

Christopher Palmer Jones

Ponce de Leon Inlet

by Christopher Palmer Jones

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Published by State University System of Florida, Sea Grant Program in Gainesville .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Inlets -- Florida -- Volusia County.,
  • Shorelines -- Florida -- Volusia County.,
  • Beach erosion -- Florida -- Volusia County.,
  • Sedimentation and deposition -- Florida -- Volusia County.,
  • Ponce de Leon Inlet (Fla.)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementC.P. Jones, A.J. Mehta.
    SeriesGlossary of inlets report -- #6., Report - State University System of Florida -- no. 23., Report (Florida Sea Grant Program) -- no. 23.
    ContributionsMehta, A. J. 1944-, Florida Sea Grant Program.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination57 p. :
    Number of Pages57
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16107784M

    Located a 2-minute walk from 27th Avenue Park Beach and 5 miles from Turtle Mound River Tours, Ponce De Leon Home offers accommodations with a kitchen in New Smyrna Beach. Daytona Beach Parasail is 20 miles from the apartment. The nearest airport is Daytona Beach International Airport, 22 miles from Ponce De Leon Home. The tide now in Ponce De Leon Inlet South, FL is high tide is low tide is today is rise tomorrow is moon is Waning Gibbous tonight.

    Juan Ponce de Leon petitioned King Ferdinand of Spain asking for royal permission to journey to Puerto Rico. The king agreed. In August , Ponce de Leon gathered a crew and some boats, and set sail. From , he explored the island, and founded the oldest settlement of Caparra near San Juan. In , the Spanish king made Ponce de Leon. Shut down by budget constraints in the mammoth tower was saved from ruin by the non-profit Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse Preservation Association, Inc. In , a navigational beacon was re-installed in the tower and once again serves mariners.

    Ponce De Leon Inlet Lighthouse, Florida - Lightning at Night (Art Prints available in multiple sizes) LanternPressArtwork 5 out of 5 stars (2,) $ Free shipping Favorite. Juan Ponce de León was a Spanish conquistador and explorer, best remembered for settling the island of Puerto Rico and for directing the first major explorations of Florida. He made two trips to Florida: one in and the second in It was on this latter expedition that he was wounded by natives and died shortly thereafter.


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Spanish explorer Ponce de Leon, who lent his name to Ponce Inlet, Florida, traveled this inlet in on his first exploratory mission along the coastline of Florida. Now you, too, will shade your eyes as you gaze across the gleaming waters flecked with soaring seabirds, and enjoy the area's rich history and recreational opportunity.

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