Historic Markers Across Georgia



Oglethorpe's Camping Ground (Georgia's Founding)



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Location: Bull and Bay Streets next to City Hall, Savannah, GA
County: Chatham
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Waymark: None
 



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February 12, 1733, Oglethorpe with 125 colonists, landed. That night pitched his tent beneath three pines on this bluff. Granite memorial seat marks spot.