Washington in Wilkes County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Incorporated January 23rd 1780
First incorporated city
in the United States
our first president
Elevation 619 feet
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Political Subdivisions. A significant historical date for this entry is January 23, 1780.
Location. 33° 44.149′ N, 82° 44.363′ W. Marker is in Washington, Georgia, in Wilkes County. Marker is at the intersection of East Liberty Street and Spring Street, on the right when traveling east on East Liberty Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 102 E Liberty St, Washington GA 30673, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Methodist Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Original Town Lot #36 (within shouting distance of this marker); 1878 Medical Office (within shouting distance of this marker); Cleveland's Corner (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); William Dearing (about 300 feet away); Post Office (about 300 feet away); Stage Coach Inn (about 300 feet away); Old Vault of the Citizens National Bank (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Washington.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2022. It was originally submitted on June 15, 2022, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 174 times since then and 112 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 15, 2022, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. 3. submitted on June 16, 2022, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.