Covington in Newton County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
The Capture of Covington
Erected 2002 by The Georgia Historical Society, Main Street Covington, Management Services Network, and the Newton County Historical Society. (Marker Number 107-1.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Georgia Historical Society series list. A significant historical month for this entry is July 1862.
Location. 33° 35.772′ N, 83° 51.744′ W. Marker is in Covington, Georgia, in Newton County. Marker is on Washington Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2100 Washington Street SW, Covington GA 30015, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ramsey's Furniture (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Swann Building (about 700 feet away); Covington Square (about 700 feet away); Newton County War Memorial (about 700 feet away); To The Confederate Dead of Newton County (about 800 feet away); Lucius Q. C. Lamar (approx. 0.2 miles away); Newton County Jail House (approx. Ό mile away); Swanscombe (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Covington.
Credits. This page was last revised on January 25, 2018. It was originally submitted on January 2, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,626 times since then and 86 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on January 2, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. 2, 3. submitted on January 24, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.