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Near Buena Vista in Marion County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

William Bartram Trail

Traced 1773-1777

 

—Deep South Region —

 
William Bartram Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, circa 1992
1. William Bartram Trail Marker
Inscription. In 1774 William Bartram trekked Old Federal Road through Fort Perry, going on to camp at Pintchlucco (Pine Knot Creek).
 
Erected by Magnolia District of the Garden Club of Georgia, Inc. in cooperation with (State of) Georgia Department of Transportation.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the William Bartram Trails marker series.
 
Location. 32° 28.54′ N, 84° 32.608′ W. Marker is near Buena Vista, Georgia, in Marion County. Marker is at the intersection of State Highway 41 and County Route 56, on the left when traveling north on State Highway 41. Click for map. Marker is 0.2 miles south of Fort Perry Road. Marker is in this post office area: Buena Vista GA 31803, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Federal Road (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fort Perry (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Courthouse – 1848 (approx. 8.9 miles away); New Courthouse - 1850 (approx. 11 miles away); 1831 Talbotton United Methodist Church (approx. 13.7 miles away); a different marker also named William Bartram Trail
William Bartram Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, January 18, 2010
2. William Bartram Trail Marker
Looking north on Georgia Highway 41. The intersection sign is for Fort Perry Road.
(approx. 13.8 miles away); Zion Episcopal Church (approx. 13.8 miles away); First Session Supreme Court of Georgia (approx. 13.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Buena Vista.
 
Categories. Colonial EraExplorationNotable PersonsSettlements & Settlers
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 2,295 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.   2. submitted on , by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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