Historic Markers Across Georgia



William Bartram Trail Traced 1773-1777



Marker ID: GCG 
Location: on US 17/Ga 25, 1.7 m S of the South Newport River, S. Newport
County: McIntosh
Coordinates: N 31° 37.13    W 081° 24.075
  31.61883335    -81.40124298
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM1QYD
William Bartram Trail Traced 1773-1777  Marker
Photo by Mike Stroud



Text:

Donald McIntosh welcomed William Bartram to his home in 1773, giving him shelter from ´A Tremendous Thunderstorm.´

Erected by McIntosh Family Cemetery Association in cooperation with Oleander district the Garden Club of Georgia, Inc.

National Council of State Garden Clubs- Deep south Region




William Bartram Trail Traced 1773-1777
Photo by Mike Stroud


Notes:

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

 

095-A06