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Near Flowery Branch in Hall County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Gen. Andrew Jackson

 
 
Gen. Andrew Jackson Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, March 12, 2011
1. Gen. Andrew Jackson Marker
Inscription.
This boulder marks
the trail of
Gen. Andrew Jackson
and his troops
who rested here
for the night
in 1818

Erected by the
Col. Wm. Candler
Chapter
D.A.R.
Gainesville, Hall Co.
Georgia
1928

 
Erected 1928 by Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 34° 11.505′ N, 83° 53.702′ W. Marker is near Flowery Branch, Georgia, in Hall County. Marker is at the intersection of Falcon Parkway (Georgia Route 13) and Hog Mountain Road, on the right when traveling north on Falcon Parkway. Click for map. The marker stands adjacent to an abandoned section of Hog Mountain Road at its former intersection with Falcon Pkwy. Marker is in this post office area: Flowery Branch GA 30542, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Jackson at Young's Tavern (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Federal Road (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Flowery Branch Depot (approx. 1.8 miles away); Historic Redwine
Gen. Andrew Jackson Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, March 12, 2011
2. Gen. Andrew Jackson Marker
(approx. 3.1 miles away); Two Georgia Governors (approx. 7.6 miles away); James Longstreet (approx. 7.8 miles away); The Historic Piedmont Hotel (approx. 8 miles away); Jesse Jewell (approx. 8.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Flowery Branch.
 
Categories. Wars, US Indian
 
Gen. Andrew Jackson Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, March 12, 2011
3. Gen. Andrew Jackson Marker
The abandoned section of Hog Mountain Road can just be seen in the background.
Gen. Andrew Jackson Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, March 12, 2011
4. Gen. Andrew Jackson Marker
Looking northeast on U.S. Highway 23, toward Gainesville
Gen. Andrew Jackson Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, March 12, 2011
5. Gen. Andrew Jackson Marker
Looking southwest on U.S. Highway 23, Falcon Parkway, toward Flowery Branch. The NFL Atlanta Falcons training camp is on the right at the traffic light in the distance, at the relocated Hog Mountain Road intersection.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 724 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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