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Elberton Granite Bicentennial Memorial Fountain - Elberton, GA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North
N 34° 06.600 W 082° 52.076
17S E 327711 N 3775927
Quick Description: Located in Elberton Plaza on Oliver St. directly across from the Elbert Co. Courthouse. Elberton Granite Bicentennial Memorial Fountain commemorating the 200th anniversary of American independence 1776 – 1976.
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 2/22/2010 11:21:39 AM
Waymark Code: WM89DG
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member condor1
Views: 1

Long Description:
Large fountain with a large granite stone monument, top with an American Eagle. The inscription reads:

East and West faces:

Elberton Granite Bicentennial Memorial Fountain
commemorating the 200th anniversary of American independence
1776 – 1976


North and South faces:

Erected during 1976 is a gift to Elberton and Elbert County
by
Member-firms of the Elberton Granite Association, Inc.

May this fountain serve as an everyday reminder of the Elberton Grant Industry's in his it's interest in the community and contribution to this area’s economic and civic life.

There are also two granite benches inscribed with the names of all of the contributing firms and the following text.

Member-firms of the Elberton Granite Association contributing to building of the Bicentennial Memorial fountain 1976
Supporting Web Documentation: [Web Link]

Address or General Location of Marker: Elberton Plaza on Oliver St. directly across from the Elbert Co. Courthouse.

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