Lucy Hill Spring _ Spring Place,GA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SearchN
N 34° 45.623 W 084° 49.143
16S E 699610 N 3848637
Quick Description: Small spring located near Chatsworth, Georgia
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 9/4/2008 4:01:27 PM
Waymark Code: WM4M00
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member the federation
Views: 20

Long Description:
The marker at the spring reads:

Near this spot stood the Lucy Hill Institute (later Lucy Hill High School) built circa 1899 through a major donation by Mr. George Hill in memory of his daughter, Miss Lucy Hill who was killed in 1895 when thrown from her horse. Later a gymnasium was erected on the grounds also.

I know little about the history of the spring itself other then it was named after her. There is also a small picnic pavilion close by. I would make my visit during daylight hours, there is a gate at the entrance to the park and it is possible they lock it at night.
Public or Private Land?: Public

Public Land Fees?: N/A

Private Land access?: Not listed

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