Augusta in Richmond County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Home of George Walton
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Erected 1956 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 121-34.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Government & Politics • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #01 George Washington, the George Washington Slept Here, the Georgia Historical Society, and the Signers of the Declaration of Independence series lists.
Location. 33° 28.408′ N, 81° 58.681′ W. Marker is in Augusta, Georgia, in Richmond County. Marker is on 13th Street (U.S. 1) near Independence Drive, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Augusta GA 30901, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. George Walton (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Meadow Garden (about 400 feet away); The Augusta Canal (about 500 feet away); James Ryder Randall (approx. ¼ mile away); American Gold Star Mothers TributeCurtis Baptist Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Woodmen Of The World Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); John McClinton Tutt (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Augusta.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. understand the relationship,see markers shown.
Also see . . .
1. George Walton , New Georgia Encyclopedia entry. Walton was one of three Georgians to sign the Declaration of Independence. He served in numerous capacities for the state of Georgia after the American Revolution. (Submitted on July 21, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
2. Meadow Garden, Home of George Walton - Augusta, Georgia. One of the oldest homes in Georgia, Meadow Garden was the farm residence of George Walton, a signer of the Declaration of Independence. (Submitted on January 21, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Additional keywords. George Washington's Southern Tour
Credits. This page was last revised on November 17, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 21, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,066 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on July 21, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.