Historic Markers Across Georgia



William Bartram Trail Traced 1773-1777



Marker ID: GCG 
Location: 3.7 mi. E of Knoxville on U.S. 80, S 7.1 mi. on Sandy Point Rd., left 0.4 mi near the Bibb County line
County: Crawford
Coordinates: N 32° 45.853    W 083° 50.381
  32.764216    -83.83968
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM7F10
William Bartram Trail Traced 1773-1777 Marker
Photo by Ken Moser



Text:

In July 1774 William Bartram entered
Crawford County here, site of
Marshall´s Mill, going on to
Knoxville, Roberta, and Cusetta.

ERECTED BY
Magnolia District, The Garden Club of Ga., Inc.
IN COOPERATION WITH
Crawford County Board of Commissioners



 
Notes:

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

 

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