Inscription. In 1774 William Bartram passed through what is now Roberta, after camping at Sweetwater and finding a new hydrangea.
By David Seibert, June 27, 2007
|1. William Bartram Trail Marker|
Erected by Magnolia District, The Garden Club of Georgia, Inc. in cooperation with Good Earth Garden Club of Roberta, Ga., Mayor Andrews and City Hall of Roberta, Ga.
Marker series. This marker is included in the William Bartram Trails marker series.
Location. 32° 43.199′ N, 84° 0.571′ W. Marker is in Roberta, Georgia, in Crawford County. Marker is at the intersection of East Agency Street and Hicks Road, on the left when traveling east on East Agency Street. Click for map. The marker is located in front of the Roberta City Hall. Marker is in this post office area: Roberta GA 31078, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, as the crow flies. Federal Wire Road (approx. ¾ mile away); a different marker also named William Bartram Trail (approx. ¾ mile away); Alexis de Tocqueville (approx. ¾ mile away); Crawford County (approx. ¾ mile away); Joanna Troutman (approx. ¾ mile away); Creek Agency - Old Agency (approx. 5.7 miles away); Taylor County Rural Electric Cooperative (approx. 9.1 miles away); a different marker also named William Bartram Trail (approx. 10.4 miles away).
Credits. This page originally submitted on October 9, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 867 times since then. Photo 1. submitted on October 9, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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