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Espanola, Florida: Ten-Mile Brick Road

Built by prison labor in 1916. Slippery with sand; do not attempt on a motorcycle.

Old Dixie Highway

N. Old Dixie Hwy, Espanola, FL
The un-asphalted brick road extends from about a mile north of Espanola and continues north to its intersection with FL-204.
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Ten-Mile Brick Road.

Ten-Mile Brick Road

I am 80 years old, born in Deep South -- this reminded me of most country roads when I was a kid. One truck in 10 miles. No development -- all natural. For solitude cannot beat it. Great section of original Dixie Highway. A Florida scenic highway.

[TerryCampbel, 05/27/2024]

Brick highway.

Old Dixie Highway

A ten-mile stretch of old brick road was built by prison labor in early 1900s.

[Bruce Gates, 04/05/2023]

The brick section, built in 1916, often has sand spread on it to smooth the bumps. This obscures many of the bricks and makes it slippery. Do not attempt on a motorcycle.

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