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PLACES TO SEE
Ervin’s Rest: This is the second home built on American Beach in 1938. The property still has the original architectural design
Franklintown Community Church of Amelia Island: In 1888, Gabriel and Edith Means donated land for a church. The property was destroyed for the construction of A1A. In 1972, a new property was built and elements from the old one were transported over.
First Home Built on American Beach: In 1935, the first home on American Beach was built for A.L Lewis.
Evan’s Rendezvous: in 1948, Willie Evans opened Evan’s Rendezvous as a popular beach spot with food and entertainment. Work is being done to revitalize the building.
American Beach Villas: The A.L. Lewis motel has an ocean view and is known for their hospitality and service. It is still operating today, but known as the American Beach Villas.
Do you plan on visiting American Beach? Check out the website below for more information about this historical place.
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Fernandina Beach, FL