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Building Name

F E Hale Building

Historic District

Cedar Keys Historic and Archaeological District


F E Hale Building, Cedar Key, Fl. Cedar Key is a city in Levy County, Florida, United States. It was named for the Eastern Red Cedar, once abundant in this area.

Former mayor F.E. Hale built this structure in 1880 to be used as a clothing and grocery store. Later, I.O. Andrews & Co. sold ladies' and gents' furnishing goods. Other uses included a real estate office, movie house, bar, and doctor's office, with apartments upstairs. More recently, it was the home of "The Heron" gourmet restaurant, and then TS Seafood, Accord Insurance of Cedar Key, and others.

Contributing Building - Cedar Keys Historic and Archaeological District - National Register of Historic Places NRIS #88001449

Latitude, Longitude

29.136117, -83.033248


Taylor, George Lansing, Jr.; Lance Taylor; Photographers -- Florida --Jacksonville; Photograph collections -- Florida -- Jacksonville; Commercial buildings-Florida-Cedar Key; Historic buildings; F E Hale Building; F E Hale; Stores, retail; Restaurant; Business enterprise; Historic district; Levy County(Fl.)


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