Washington in Wilkes County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Site of Wilkes County Academy
Erected 1958 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 157-27.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. In addition, it is included in the Georgia Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1797.
Location. 33° 44.298′ N, 82° 45.01′ W. Marker is in Washington, Georgia, in Wilkes County. Marker is on West Robert Toombs Avenue (Business U.S. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: 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. Jesse Mercer’s Home (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pembroke (approx. ¼ mile away); The Barrows House Hotel (approx. ¼ mile away); Planters Hotel (approx. 0.3 miles away); 1840 Classic Revival (approx. 0.3 miles away); Hill-Irvin-Harris House (approx. 0.4 miles away); 1877 Victorian (approx. half a mile away); The Tupper House (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Washington.
Credits. This page was last revised on February 1, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 26, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 709 times since then and 62 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 26, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.