Climax in Decatur County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1986 by The Historic Chattahoochee Commission, The City of Climax and the Decatur County Commission.
Location. 30° 52.888′ N, 84° 25.74′ W. Marker is in Climax, Georgia, in Decatur County. Marker is on New Street 0 miles north of Pig Alley, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at the old Courthouse/Depot building, in the field adjoining the site of "Swine Time", a local agricultural festival. Marker is at or near this postal address: 620 New Street, Climax GA 39834, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Flint River Baptist Normal Institute / Union Normal School (approx. 7.9 miles away); Hutto School (approx. 8 miles away); Battle of 1702 (approx. 8.5 miles away); The Tonge Factory (approx. 8.5 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of 1702 (approx. 8.5 miles away); Camp Recovery (approx. 8.8 miles away); El Camino Real (approx. 8.9 miles away); In Memory of Revolutionary Soldiers (approx. 8.9 miles away).
Regarding Climax, Georgia. The "kissing pigs", logo for Swine Time, are well known throughout Decatur County.
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Credits. This page originally submitted on July 26, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 2,276 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 26, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.