historian Ed Vosatka collects artifacts of the Union Cypress
Railway. He sets up displays in libraries and
civic centers and gives talks about the old railway and
its importance in the early history of Melbourne and
the east-central Florida area.
some good historical souveniers of the railway, but he
also wanted a rail. One time he hired an airboater to take
him as far as possible by boat, and let me come along for
the ride. When the boat could go no further we hiked along
the levy. On the map below the blue line is where we rode
the airboat and the green line is the path of our hike.
Roll your mouse over the numbers to
see views along the old Union Cypress Railway.