New Echota Ferry
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc
N 34° 32.468 W 084° 54.492
16S E 691955 N 3824145
Quick Description: Cherokee Indians ran a ferry here.
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 5/19/2006 3:36:51 PM
Waymark Code: WMD12
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member snake1411
Views: 30

Long Description:
The head of the Oostanaula River is formed 200 yards northeast by the confluence of the Coosawattee and the Conasauga Rivers. The passage of travelers and freight along the Tennessee Road was served at this point by a ferry operated by the Cherokee Indians, principally by alexander McCoy from 1819 through 1835.
Type of Marker: Other

Marker #: 064-31

Date: 1962

Sponsor: Georgia Historical Commission

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