Historic Markers Across Georgia



William Bartram Trail



Marker ID: GCG 
Location: River and Barnard Streets
County: Chatham
Coordinates: N 32° 4.94    W 081° 5.572
  32.082333    -81.09286
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM4HGV
William Bartram Trail Marker  



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DEEP SOUTH REGION

WILLIAM BARTRAM TRAIL

TRACED 1773-1777

In 1765 John and William Bartram, naturalists, began an extended trail from Savannah through Georgia and left a legacy of impressions.

ERECTED BY

The Oleander District of the Garden Club of Georgia, Inc.

IN COOPERATION WITH

The Garden Club of Georgia, Inc.

The City of Savannah, Georgia



 
Notes:

More Information:
Wikipedia - William Bartram
William Bartram 1739-1823
Official web site of the Bartram Trail Conference

 

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