Oxford in Newton County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 2000 by Newton County Historical Society Landmark Committee. (Marker Number 20.)
Location. 33° 37.5′ N, 83° 52.3′ W. Marker is in Oxford, Georgia, in Newton County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Wesley Street and Fletcher Street. Click for map. The marker is located behind Old Church, at Kitty's Cottage. It is not visible from the street. Marker is in this post office area: Oxford GA 30054, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Church - 1841 (within shouting distance of this marker); Town of Oxford and Emory College (approx. 0.3 Town of Oxford, Georgia Historic Shrine of the United Methodist Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Garrard’s Cavalry Raid (approx. 1.7 miles away); The Stoneman Raid (approx. 1.7 miles away); The March to the Sea (approx. 1.7 miles away); The Capture of Covington (approx. 2.1 miles away); Lucius Q. C. Lamar (approx. 2.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Oxford.
Also see . . . Kitty's Cottage. A more detailed story of the controversy involving Kitty's Cottage. (Submitted on October 23, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
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