Near Talking Rock in Pickens County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Site of Carmel (Taloney) Mission Station
Rev. Proctor remained in that portion of the Cherokee Nation now Tennessee and started a new
Erected 1962 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 112-5.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers • Wars, US Indian. In addition, it is included in the Georgia Historical Society series list. A significant historical date for this entry is March 12, 1781.
Location. 34° 31.15′ N, 84° 31.417′ W. Marker is near Talking Rock, Georgia, in Pickens County. Marker is at the intersection of Georgia Route 136 and Ellijay Road (Georgia Route 382), on the right when traveling east on State Route 136. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Talking Rock GA 30175, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Zell Miller Mountain Parkway (approx. 1.6 miles away); Oglethorpe Monument (approx. 6.3 miles away); Old Pickens County Jail (approx. 6.3 miles away); Pickens County (approx. 6.3 miles away); Old Federal Road (approx. 6.4 miles away); a different marker also named Old Federal Road (approx. 7.9 miles away); De Soto in Georgia (approx. 10.4 miles away); Georgia Marble Company and the Village of Tate (approx. 10.7 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 16, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,432 times since then and 88 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 16, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.