Historic Markers Across Georgia



William Bartram Trail



Marker ID: GCG 
Location: intersection of US 378 and Ga 43 Conn
County: Lincoln
Coordinates: N 33° 48.419    W 082° 27.539
  33.80698333    -82.45898333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM6QNZ
William Bartram Trail Marker
Photo by Ken Moser



Text:

TRACED 1773-1777
In 1775 took William Bartram north to Fort James on the "Petersburg Road" and passed through Lincoln County, parts now covered by Clarks Hill Reservoir.

ERECTED BY
Augusta Council of Garden Clubs, Inc.
IN COOPERATION WITH
Azalea District of the Garden Club of Georgia, Inc.
AND
U.S. Corp of Engineers



 
Notes:

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

 

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