Historic Markers Across Georgia



Wayside Home



Marker ID: WPA 41 C-13
Location: Near site of home in Kingston, Ga, 293 (old US 411)
County: Bartow
Coordinates: N 34° 14.118    W 084° 56.754
  34.235295564    -84.945896169
Style: Free Standing **
Status: The marking is missing.
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Original Hospital Site of Wayside Home

This is the site of Kingston Wayside Home, the first Confederate Hospital, established in August, 1861 by the soldier´s aid society and other citizens of this vicinity. More than 10,000 sick and wounded confederate soldiers received necessary medical attention within its walls during the three years it was operated.

Department of Natural Resources
Division of State Parks Historic Sites & Monuments



 
Notes:

Style: Stone - Carved

 

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