Historic Markers Across Georgia



William Bartram Trail



Marker ID: GCG 
Location: Located near the visitors center for the Wormsloe Historic Site, 7601 Skidaway Rd, Savannah, GA.
County: Chatham
Coordinates: N 31° 57.754    W 081° 04.181
  31.96256666    -81.06968333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WMKBTM
William Bartram Trail Marker  



Text:

William Bartram Trail
Traced 1765-1766

On his first journey to Florida in
1765, Bartram and his father, John,
Observed figs, oranges, peaches,
Nectarines, and "very delitious"
Pomegranates at Wormsloe.

Erected by
Mr. and Mrs. Craig Barrow, III
And the Wormsloe Foundation
In cooperation with
The Georgia Department of natural Resources
And The Bartram Trail Conference



 

William Bartram Trail

Notes:

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

 

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