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Yulee Sugar Mill Ruins

Homosassa


 A concrete path and interpretive plagues lead
  through one of Florida's most significant
historical sites. Check out nearby
Printing Musem and Cafe.



The mill operated from 1845 until then end of
the civil war, providing sugar to southern troops.

Highway 490 Homosassa
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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 rail-
road, completed in 1860.


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