Covington in Newton County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
The Female College
1833 - 1889
Erected 1996 by Newton County Historical Society Landmark Committee. (Marker Number 16.)
Location. 33° 35.75′ N, 83° 51.433′ W. Marker is in Covington, Georgia, in Newton County. Marker is on College Avenue SE 0 miles east of Oak Street SE, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. The marker is located in a park, 50 feet off the road in a group of rocks. Marker is in this post office area: Covington GA 30014, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Covington City School City Hall (here, next to this marker); Lucius Q. C. Lamar (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Confederate Dead & Hospitals (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Capture of Covington (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Stoneman Raid (approx. half a mile away); The March to the Sea (approx. half a mile away); Garrard’s Cavalry Raid (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Covington.
Categories. • Education • War, US Civil •
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