Eulonia in McIntosh County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
John Houstoun McIntosh
In 1825, he began intensive cultivation of sugar cane on his plantation in Camden County, and there installed the first horizontal sugar mill ever worked by cattle power.
Erected 1957 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 095-13.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Agriculture • Government & Politics • Horticulture & Forestry • Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers • Wars, US Indian. In addition, it is included in the Georgia Historical Society series list. A significant historical month for this entry is May 1775.
Location. 31° 33.127′ N, 81° 25.328′ W. Marker is Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Crescent GA 31304, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rice Hope (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Court House at Sapelo Bridge (approx. 1.1 miles away); Colonel John McIntosh (approx. 2.7 miles away); Captain William McIntosh (approx. 2.7 miles away); Old Belleville or Troup Cemetery (approx. 3.7 miles away); Capture of 26 Men in 1864 (approx. 4.3 miles away); Baisden's Bluff Academy (approx. 4.4 miles away); The McIntosh Family Of McIntosh County (approx. 4.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Eulonia.
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