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Campbellton in Fulton County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Site of the Campbell County Court House

 
 
Site of the Campbell County Court House Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, July 30, 2006
1. Site of the Campbell County Court House Marker
Inscription. Where, in June 1867 the widow of Captain T.C. Glover called a reunion of the survivors of Company A, 21st Georgia, C.S.A. who agreed to hold annual meetings.
 
Erected 1936 by Works Progress Administration and United Daughters of the Confederacy.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy, and the Works Progress Administration (WPA) projects marker series.
 
Location. 33° 39.183′ N, 84° 40.267′ W. Marker is in Campbellton, Georgia, in Fulton County. Marker is on Fairburn Campbellton Road near Cochran Road SW, on the right. Click for map. The marker is located in the old town square in the dead town of Campbellton. Marker is in this post office area: Atlanta GA 30331, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Historic Owl Rock Church (approx. 6.1 miles away); Sandtown (approx. 7.1 miles away); Dry Pond (approx. 7.5 miles away but has been reported missing); Old Campbell County (approx. 7.9 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 8.1 miles away); Vansant Brothers (approx. 8.1 miles away); Douglas County (approx. 8.1 miles away); Shadnor Baptist Church (approx. 8.5 miles away).
 
Regarding Site of the Campbell County Court House.
Site of the Campbell County Court House Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, July 30, 2006
2. Site of the Campbell County Court House Marker
Only one home and a church remain from the town of Campbellton, which was named county seat when Campell County was created in 1828. The county seat was moved to Fairburn in 1870, where the 1871 Campbell County Courthouse still stands. Campbell County became part of Fulton County in 1932.
 
Categories. GovernmentPolitical SubdivisionsWar, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,064 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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