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Jekyll Island in Glynn County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

McEvers Bayard Brown Oak

 
 
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By Brandon D Cross, August 23, 2020
1. McEvers Bayard Brown Oak Marker
Inscription.  

McEvers Bayard Brown Oak
Centenarian Tree recognized by the Live Oak Society of the Louisiana Garden Club Federation, Inc.

This tree consists of a cluster of five trunks growing from the stump of a single live oak harvested between 1740 and 1840.

This multi-stemmed tree measures 51 feet in circumference. It is one of the nation’s largest live oaks.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraHorticulture & Forestry. In addition, it is included in the Historic Trees 🌲 series list.
 
Location. 31° 4.321′ N, 81° 25.592′ W. Marker is in Jekyll Island, Georgia, in Glynn County. Marker is on Riverside Drive 0.2 miles north of Plantation Road when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jekyll Island GA 31527, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Confederate Battery (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Villa Ospo (approx. 0.6 miles away); Captain Clarks Cottage (approx. 0.6 miles away); Taking Care of Family
McEvers Bayard Brown Oak Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, August 23, 2020
2. McEvers Bayard Brown Oak Marker
(approx. 0.7 miles away); Solterra Dove Cote (approx. ¾ mile away); Villa Marianna (approx. ¾ mile away); The Active Life (approx. ¾ mile away); Preserving the Legacy (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jekyll Island.
 
McEvers Bayard Brown Oak image. Click for full size.
By Brandon D Cross, August 23, 2020
3. McEvers Bayard Brown Oak
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 11, 2020, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 59 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 11, 2020, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
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