Near Blairsville in Towns County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
The Highest Point in Georgia ~ 4,784 ft.
Erected 1958 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 139-5.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Landmarks • Native Americans • Natural Features • Notable Places. In addition, it is included in the Georgia Historical Society series list.
Location. 34° 52.45′ N, 83° 48.69′ W. Marker is near Blairsville, Georgia, in Towns County. Marker can be reached from Georgia Route 180 Spur half Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hiawassee GA 30546, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Track Rock Gap (approx. 3.8 miles away); a different marker also named Brasstown Bald (approx. 5½ miles away); Towns County (approx. 5.9 miles away); Union County (approx. 8.3 miles away); Byron Herbert Reece (approx. 8½ miles away); Hogpen Gap (approx. 10.4 miles away); Blood Mountain (approx. 11.4 miles away); In Memory Our War Dead (approx. 11.9 miles away in North Carolina). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Blairsville.
Also see . . . Brasstown Bald. Further information on Brasstown Bald. (Submitted on July 6, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
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