Historic Markers Across Georgia



In Commemoration of the Planning and Layout of Milledgeville



Marker ID: DNR 
Location: in the median of N. Jefferson St. just north of the E. Hancock St. intersection.
County: Baldwin
Coordinates: N 33° 04.904    W 083° 13.523
  33.08173333    -83.22538333
Style: Carved Stone **
Waymark: WM70HK
In Commemoration of the Planning and Layout of Milledgeville Marker
Photo by Ken Moser



Text:

In commemoration of the planning and laying out of Milledgeville

Under a commission appointed by joint action
of the General Assembly at Louisville
May 11, 1803, site selected June 11, 1804
and occupied as the

Capital of Georgia

1807-1868

John Clark, Howell Cobb, T.U.R. Charlton, Roderick Easly, David Adams
Commissioners

Benjamin Easly Surveyor

Department of Natural Resources

Division of State Parks, Historic Sites, & Monuments

Major William Horton Chapter Daughters of American Colonists

February 12, ????



 
Notes:

Corner broken off monument year is not readable.

 

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