Lumberton, Florida: Forgotten Citrus Center Monument Team Field Report

US Hwy 98, Lumberton, FL
I-4 exit 32. North on US 98 about 14.5 miles. Just before the Pasco County line, on the right side, at the intersection of Hwy 54.
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Forgotten Citrus Center Monument
One of several widely-scattered, slowly crumbling monoliths proclaiming that Polk County is the Citrus Center of something. Report...

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Citrus Center Monument.

Forgotten Citrus Center Monument

So glad that this one has been saved. It's cool things like the Citrus Center Monument that make exploring history fun.

[BoomersOTR, 05/14/2019]

Citrus Center Monument.

Forgotten Citrus Center Monument

Took a side trip on my way back to Orlando to visit forgotten Citrus Center Monument #1. It is about 15 miles north of Lakeland, at the intersection of Hwy 54, right before entering Pasco County. It looked as if it had been cleaned up, nice to see a piece of history being preserved. Note: not all sides of it are engraved, but unlike tower #2, everything is correctly spelled.

[Paula, 03/10/2017]

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