Historic Markers Across Georgia

Bolton Factory

Marker ID:  
Location: intersection of East Court Street and East Square, Washington, GA
County: Wilkes
Coordinates: N 33° 44.275    W 082° 44.343
  33.73791666    -82.73905
Style: Mounted **
Waymark: None
Bolton Factory Marker
Photo by David Seibert


Bolton Factory on Upton's Creek
Eight miles east from Washington, GA.
First cotton mill in the South

Placed 1923 by Boyd Ficklen 1923

Bolton Factory
Photo by David Seibert