Historic Markers Across Georgia



William Bartram Trail Traced 1773-1777



Marker ID: GCG 
Location: War Woman Rd, 2.7 miles E of US 441/23 near War Woman Dell
County: Rabun
Coordinates: N 34° 52.984    W 083° 21.098
  34.883071    -83.35163
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM75XB
William Bartram Trail Traced 1773-1777  Marker
Photo by Ken Moser



Text:

In 1775 William Bartram wrote in `Travels` of the flora and fauna of this area as he gathered specimens to ship to London.
Erected by
Laurel District of the Garden Club of Georgia, Inc.
In Cooperation with
Forest Service- US Department of Agriculture
And the
Rabun County Commissioners



 
Notes:

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

 

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