Near Covington in Newton County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Dr. James Thomas Gibson
October 5, 1857 - June 21, 1921
Erected 2000 by The Landmarks Committee, Newton County Historical Society. (Marker Number 21.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Science & Medicine.
Location. 33° 32.05′ N, 84° 0.4′ W. Marker is near Covington, Georgia, in Newton County. Marker is on Georgia Route 212 0.2 miles north of Richards Chapel Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Covington GA 30016, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Snapping Shoals – 1821 (approx. 4.3 miles away); Shingleroof Campground Washington Street School (approx. 9 miles away); “Fightin’ Joe” Wheeler (approx. 9.1 miles away); Rev. Henry Quigg, D.D. (approx. 9.1 miles away); Sherman at Conyers (approx. 9.1 miles away); Lane's Place (approx. 9.2 miles away); Detached Cookhouse (approx. 9.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Covington.
Credits. This page was last revised on September 24, 2017. It was originally submitted on September 24, 2017, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 145 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 24, 2017, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.