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Date: Monday, January 1, 2001 
Question/Topic: Meridian marker & Street - Prime Meridian 
Answer/Pointer: Meridian Marker: See Problem Box under Meridian Marker for photographs of the Meridian Marker To go there, take S. Monroe, past the Capitol, turn left onto Gaines, turn right onto Gadsden, turn left onto Bloxham Street. The marker is on Bloxham in the grassy area to the right of the Florida State Records Center. Meridian Street is Florida's baseline for all property lines. See Problem Box under Meridian Street for article from Tallahassee Democrat, 12/15/95, p. 5B. Meridian Street runs exactly at 84 degrees lontitude (NOAA - Weather Service) 
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