Historic Markers Across Georgia

Cheeves' Rice Mill

Marker ID: GHC 
Location: At Fort McAllister
County: Bryan
Coordinates: N 31° 53.489    W 081° 11.768
  31.891483    -81.19613
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM1R08
Cheeves' Rice Mill Marker  


From the roof of Cheves´ rice mill (2 1/2 miles across the Ogeechee in the direction of the arrow) General Sherman and his staff watched the reduction of Fort McAllister, sunset, December 13, 1864.

Georgia Historical Commission 1963

View from Fort McAllister
Cheeves' Rice Mill