Blakely in Early County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Old Factory Creek
Erected 2002 by Historic Chattahoochee Commission and the Early County Historical Society.
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 31° 26.04′ N, 85° 2.751′ W. Marker was in Blakely, Georgia, in Early County. Marker was on County Route 141 1.5 miles north of County Route 244, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker was in this post office area: Blakely GA 39823, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. Three Notch Trail (approx. 4.9 miles away); Kolomoki Mounds Archaeological Area (approx. 6.2 miles away); Reuben Hicklin Hall Log Home / Robert Fowler Hall Home (approx. 6.3 miles away in Alabama); Showplace of the South (approx. 6.4 miles away in Alabama); Kolomoki Mounds State Park 4 mi. (approx. 7.2 miles away); Confederate Flag Pole (approx. 7.6 miles away); Early County (approx. 7.7 miles away); a different marker also named Three Notch Trail (approx. 8.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Blakely.
More about this marker. The original marker was placed on 10-31-1980. The marker was damaged beyond repair by vandals. A new marker was erected in 2002, with a slightly different text. That marker has since been stolen.
On August 14, 2011, there was no evidence that the marker ever existed -- the post has been removed.
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