Historic Markers Across Georgia

The Military Road

Marker ID: WPA/DAR 
Location: On Frederica Rd between Spanish Oak Cove and Murray Ln.
County: Glynn
Coordinates: N 31° 12.624    W 081° 22.530
  31.2104    -81.3755
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: WM6R3M
The Military Road Marker  


The military road connecting Fort Frederica with Fort Saint Simons crossed at this point. Built in 1736 by British forces under Oglethorpe and used during the Battle of Bloody Marsh.
Placed by the WPA and DAR in 1936.


The Military Road