Historic Markers Across Georgia



William Bartram Trail Traced 1773-1777



Marker ID: GCG 
Location: Rear of Courthouse in Knoxville
County: Crawford
Coordinates: N 32° 43.454    W 083° 59.869
  32.724233    -83.99781
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM7F16
William Bartram Trail Traced 1773-1777 Marker
Photo by Ken Moser



Text:

In July 1774 William Bartram
camped nearby at ´a beautiful
large brook´, Sweet Water, on
a trek from Augusta to Cusetta.

ERECTED BY
Magnolia District (of the Garden Club of Ga., Inc.)
IN COOPERATION WITH
Good Earth Garden Club (Roberta, Ga.)
AND
CRAWFORD COUNTY COMMISSIONERS/CRAWFORD COUNTY COURTHOUSE
KNOXVILLE, Ga.



 
Notes:

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

 

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