Perkins in Jenkins County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Big Buckhead Church
Erected 1956 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 082-11.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Colonial Era • Notable Buildings. In addition, it is included in the Georgia Historical Society series list. A significant historical date for this entry is September 11, 1870.
Location. 32° 54.144′ N, 82° 1.398′ W. Marker is in Perkins, Georgia, in Jenkins CountyTouch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Perkins GA 30822, 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. Cavalry Action at Buckhead Church (here, next to this marker); Battle of Buck Head Creek (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bellevue Plantation (approx. 1.9 miles away); Site of Planters Electric Membership Corporation Organizational Meeting (approx. 1.9 miles away); Old Buckhead Church (approx. 3.3 miles away); Camp Lawton (approx. 4.2 miles away); Welcome to Magnolia Springs – The Civil War’s Camp Lawton (approx. 4.2 miles away); The Civil War's Camp Lawton (approx. 4.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Perkins.
Also see . . . Wikipedia entry for Mercer University. Mercer University, as mentioned on Marker (Submitted on May 20, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Credits. This page was last revised on March 21, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 20, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 2,040 times since then and 3 times this year. Last updated on March 21, 2021, by Carl Gordon Moore Jr. of North East, Maryland. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on May 20, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.