Historic Markers Across Georgia



First Confederate Hospital of the Civil War



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Location: Located on the south side of W Main St at Park Sr., Kingston, GA.
County: Bartow
Coordinates: N 34° 14.121    W 084° 56.757
  34.235350    -84.945950
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: WM2BNC
First Confederate Hospital of the Civil War Marker  



Text:

This is the site of the first Wayside Home (the name given to Confederate hospitals). This hospital handled 10,000 Confederate sick and wounded during it´s 3 years in existence. A very remarkable feat.
This site is located in historic Kingston, Georgia a town that some have said has the most historic markers per citizen of any town anywhere. There is a museum across the street from this marker chocked full of history of the area



 
Notes:

This marker stands next to a single headstone.

 

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