Bridge across Choctawhatchee River near Freeport, Fla.
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Bridge across Choctawhatchee River near Freeport, Fla.

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English


  • Bridges,
  • Choctawhatchee River (Ala. and Fla.),
  • Freeport (Fla.)

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Other titlesBridge across Choctawhatchee River near Freeport, Florida
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
Pagination2 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16158536M

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  See 21 photos and 1 tip from visitors to Choctawhatchee Bay Bridge. "Stay out from under the bridge. It smells like dead fish and bird shit.".   Just north across Choctawhatchee Bay, Live Oak Landing offers campsites, quaint cottages, guided fishing excursions and more, all along the gorgeous Black River. For bay-side dining and nightlife, visit The Bay, North Beach Tortilla Co. or Farm and Fire at the southern foot of the bridge, or visit the marina at Baytowne Wharf. the Choctawhatchee River near Ebro. The main routes for travel and commerce across Holmes Valley were Indian trails, rivers, and the Gulf of Mexico. Numerous streams, swampy lowlands, and frequent flooding made travel across the Choctawhatchee River and Holmes Creek difficult. Choctawhatchee River is displayed on the Bunker USGS quad topo map. Anyone who is interested in visiting Choctawhatchee River can print the free topographic map and street map using the link above. The latitude and longitude coordinates of Choctawhatchee River are , and the approximate elevation is unknown feet (unknown.

Florida boasts more than 1,00 springs, with close to 40 in the Walton, Holmes, Washington and Bay counties, with 13 springs feeding in the Choctawhatchee River basin. The Gainer Springs Group on Econfina Creek (including springs locally known as McCormick and Emerald) is the most significant, measuring a first magnitude flow of million. Freeport began about when settlers were attracted to the natural harbor of LaGrange Bayou located near the eastern end of Choctawhatchee Bay and the mouth of the Choctawhatchee River. ORIGIN OF THE NAME “FREEPORT” Freeport was first known as Genoa and later Four Mile Landing. During the Civil War, Four Mile Landing began to be referred.   The old McDaniels Fish Camp on Black Creek near Freeport, FL (Walton County) is opening as a commercial operation on Nov 1. Have grown up fishing and camping along the river I know this will become a hot spot for fishing and camping simply due to location. Starting at about age 12 or 13 my dad would take me and a buddy down to Mr. Mc's. Dead River Park – Bruce Take U.S. Highway north to State Road 20 in Freeport. Turn right and go to State Road 81 follow Dead River Road. Turn left beside the Dead River Cemetery and follow the road to the end. • Picnic area, boat ramp, playground, portable toilet, primitive camping managed by Northwest Florida Water Management::Map.

Stringer bridge carrying I10 SR8 over Choctawhatchee River in Washington County, Florida. Water reaches Palmer Drive in Caryville, flooding several residences. Water begins to flood structures in Westville near Ritter Road and CRA. US 90 is flooded up to a foot deep east of the Choctawhatchee River bridge in Caryville. Water also reaches the base of the US 90 bridge and the highway is subject to closure at this level. USGS CHOCTAWHATCHEE RIVER NR BRUCE, FLA. PROVISIONAL DATA SUBJECT TO REVISION. Available data for this site Click to hide station-specific text This gage is monitored in cooperation with the Florida Department of. U.S. Route 90 (US 90) in the state of Florida is the northernmost east–west United States Numbered Highway in the state. US 90 passes through the county seats of all 15 counties on its course in Florida, and it is also the road upon which many of the county courthouses are located. It is never more than six miles ( km) from Interstate 10 (I) throughout the state.