"coral castle" Homestead Things to Do Tip by doug48

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  stone quarry
by doug48

pictured is ed's 1936-1940 coral rock quarry. in 1936 ed moved his castle and sculptures from florida city and began construction of the castle wall. each section of the wall is eight feet tall, four feet wide, and three feet thick. the wall sections weigh approximately 13,000 pounds. these sections were constructed using simple hand tools and ed only worked at night.

Address: 28655 south dixie hwy (US 1).
Directions: town of homestead between south miami and florida city.
Phone: 305-248-6345
Website: http://www.coralcastle.com/

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Sep 11, 2011
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