Norcross in Gwinnett County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Named for the Founder of Norcross
Erected by City of Norcross.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical month for this entry is January 1996.
Location. 33° 56.569′ N, 84° 12.809′ W. Marker is in Norcross, Georgia, in Gwinnett County. Marker is at the intersection of Park Drive and Buchanan Street, on the right when traveling west on Park Drive. The marker is located just inside Thrasher Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Norcross GA 30071, 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. Brunswick Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker); Historic Baptist Church (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); National Register of Historic Places – City of Norcross (about 500 feet away); Site of Norcross Presbyterian Church (about 600 feet away); "Holy Row" (approx. 0.2 miles away); Garrard's Cavalry at Buchanan's (approx. 3.2 miles away); State R.R. Survey (approx. 3.9 miles away); Logan’s 15th Corps & Garrard’s Cavalry (approx. 4.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Norcross.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 16, 2019. It was originally submitted on October 23, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,377 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 23, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.