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Near Monticello in Jasper County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

The Isaac Parker Inn

 
 
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By David Seibert, June 7, 2014
1. The Isaac Parker Inn Marker
Inscription.  
This tablet marks
the Isaac Parker Inn
on stage coach route
from Barkesdale’s Ferry
on the Savannah River
to Whatley’s Ferry
on the Chattahoochee
via “Rock Mountain”

 
Erected 1942 by Elizabeth Marlow Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Roads & VehiclesWaterways & Vessels.
 
Location. 33° 22.617′ N, 83° 45.05′ W. Marker is near Monticello, Georgia, in Jasper County. Marker is on Maddox Street (Georgia Route 11 at milepost 19), 0.1 miles south of Liberty Church Road, on the right. The marker is within a few feet south of Mile Marker 19. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Monticello GA 31064, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The March to the Sea (approx. 4½ miles away); Jasper County (approx. 6.3 miles away); Site of Inn (approx. 6.4 miles away); Jackson Springs (approx. 6.4 miles away); Factory Shoals c. 1820
The Isaac Parker Inn Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, June 7, 2014
2. The Isaac Parker Inn Marker
(approx. 6½ miles away); Reese Home (approx. 6.6 miles away); Red Oak Church (approx. 7 miles away); The Stoneman Raid (approx. 8½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Monticello.
 
More about this marker. The marker is mounted on an old millstone.
 
Regarding The Isaac Parker Inn. The "Rock Mountain" mentioned in the marker text is undoubtedly Stone Mountain in DeKalb County.
 
The Isaac Parker Inn Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, June 7, 2014
3. The Isaac Parker Inn Marker
The marker is now almost hidden in the grove of trees.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 10, 2017. It was originally submitted on December 10, 2017, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 147 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 10, 2017, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.
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