|Countdown to the 450th: Building the Ponce|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
Oct. 16, 1885
McGuire and McDonald, builders of the Hotel Ponce de Leon, are granted permission to lay a tramway along King Street from the Ponce de Leon Hotel site to the low water mark, with a dock, for the purpose of transporting material for the hotel.
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