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Georgia Historical MarkersEarly Religious Life - Madison, GA

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Located at Academy Street and Porter Street, Madison

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location: Georgia

date approved: 1/9/2021

last visited: never

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Georgia Historical MarkersEarly Academies - Madison, GA

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Located at West Central Avenue and Academy Street, Madison

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location: Georgia

date approved: 1/4/2021

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Georgia Historical MarkersEarly Public Forum - Madison, GA

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Located on Bethany Road just north of US 129/441, Madison

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location: Georgia

date approved: 1/4/2021

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Georgia Historical MarkersFormal Southern Landscapes - Madison, GA

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Located on Academy Street at Porter Street, Madison

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location: Georgia

date approved: 12/31/2020

last visited: never

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Georgia Historical MarkersLeatherwood Baptist Church - 006-6 - Baldwin, GA

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Located at 2153 Ga 105, Baldwin

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location: Georgia

date approved: 12/31/2020

last visited: never

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Georgia Historical MarkersThe Iron Horse. Pine Mountain, Georgia

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Georgia history marker on the main drag in Pine Mountain.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BONSAIRAD

location: Georgia

date approved: 12/11/2020

last visited: never

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Georgia Historical MarkersHudson Hill

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Located on GA 25 Connector at Hudson Street, West Savannah

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location: Georgia

date approved: 9/28/2020

last visited: never

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Georgia Historical MarkersFirst Schools in West Savannah, Savannah, GA

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Located on GA 25 Connector at Fell Street, Savannah

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location: Georgia

date approved: 9/28/2020

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Georgia Historical MarkersMoses J. Jackson ~ October 24, 1894-September 11, 1956-Savannah, GA

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Located GA 25 Connector at Jenks Street, Savannah

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location: Georgia

date approved: 9/28/2020

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Georgia Historical MarkersCommercial Development of Western Savannah-Savannah, GA

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On Ga 25 Connector at Millen Street, Savannah

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location: Georgia

date approved: 9/28/2020

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Georgia Historical MarkersTavernkeepers-Frederica - St. Simons Island GA

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Levi Bennett and his wife Ann operated Frederica’s first tavern here. The lot was assigned to Bennett when Frederica was established in 1736.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/26/2020

last visited: never

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Georgia Historical MarkersA New House? Frederica - St. Simons Island GA

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The life span of Frederica was brief. Most of the ruins you see represent structures built during the town’s first thirteen years, from 1736 to 1749. After 1749, when General Oglethorpe’s Regiment was disbanded, the town began to die.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/26/2020

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Georgia Historical MarkersIndian Interpreter-Frederica - St. Simons Island GA

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In 1743, Mary Musgrove Matthews, General Oglethorpe's Indian interpreter, lived on this lot. She had a good house made of tabby- a type of concrete made with water, sand, lime, and oyster shells.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/26/2020

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Georgia Historical MarkersHuts and Houses-Frederica - St. Simons Island GA

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When Frederica was established in 1736, each freeholder was given a lot 60 foot wide by 90 feet deep. For temporary shelter, settlers built huts covered with palmetto leaves, giving the place the look of a camp.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/26/2020

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Georgia Historical MarkersShoemaker and Soldier-Frederica - Saint Simons Island GA

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The first settler on this lot was John LeValley, Jr., a shoemaker. After four years at Frederica, LeVally became dissatisfied and moved with his family to Carolina.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/26/2020

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Georgia Historical MarkersThe Flesh Market-Frederica - Saint Simons Island GA

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Records identify this lot as the site of the “flesh marker” or butcher shop. Some of the animals slaughtered here were raised on farm plots allotted to the settlers outside the town walls.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/26/2020

last visited: never

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Georgia Historical MarkersBroad Street-Frederica - Saint Simons Island GA

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Imagine a typical day here on Broad Street in the early 1740s. Women worked in fenced gardens. Children played in the streets. Soldiers visited taverns and dealt with tradesmen, and Indians who brought in game. The inhabitants numbered one thousand.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/26/2020

last visited: never

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Georgia Historical MarkersThe Town Wall-Frederica - Saint Simons Island GA

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Today the palisades are gone and earth-works have been eroded, but remnants of the wall and moat are visible.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/26/2020

last visited: never

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Georgia Historical MarkersFrederica - St. Simons Island GA

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" Frederica is situated on the Island of St. Simons, in the middle of an Indian field where our people found 30 or 40 acres cleared by them." Francis Moore 1736

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/25/2020

last visited: never

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Georgia Historical MarkersStrong Walls From Refuse Fort Frederica National Monument - Saint Simons Island GA

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The settlers of St Simon’s Island in the 1700s used an unusual building material—oyster shells. The colonists found piles of them when they arrived here, discards from long-ago feasts of the local Guale and Mocama Indians.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/25/2020

last visited: never

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Georgia Historical MarkersJerusalem Church Cemetery-Ebenezer, GA

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Located in front of the brick arch entrance of the cemetery on Ebenezer Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/25/2020

last visited: never

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Georgia Historical MarkersThe Village of Abercorn-Rincon, GA

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Located on GA 21 near the Old Augusta Road, Rincon. With the original marker missing, it has been recast and installed 2019 by the Georgia Historical Society.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Georgia

date approved: 9/25/2020

last visited: never

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Georgia Historical MarkersRice Cultivation on the Ogeechee River-Richmond Hill, GA

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Located in J. F. Gregory Park near the beginning of the Richmond Hill Trail, Richmond Hill.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Georgia

date approved: 7/30/2020

last visited: never

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Georgia Historical MarkersRichard James Arnold-Richmond Hill, GA

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Located on GA 144 Spur at White Hall Lane, south of Richmond Hill

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location: Georgia

date approved: 7/30/2020

last visited: never

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Georgia Historical MarkersThe Clay Family at Bryan Neck-Richmond Hill, GA

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Located in Burnt Creek Cemetery off GA 144 south of Richmond Hill

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Georgia

date approved: 7/30/2020

last visited: never

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