Hiawassee in Towns County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1956 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 139-2.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • Industry & Commerce • Law Enforcement • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Georgia Historical Society series list. A significant historical month for this entry is March 1836.
Location. 34° 56.837′ N, 83° 45.42′ W. Marker is in 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 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Brasstown Bald (approx. 5.9 miles away); Quanassee Town and the Spikebuck Mound (approx. 7˝ miles away in North Carolina); In Memory Our War Dead (approx. 7.6 miles away in North Carolina); Fort Hembree (approx. 7.6 miles away in North Carolina); George W. Truett (approx. 7.7 miles away in North Carolina); a different marker also named Brasstown Bald (approx. 8.1 miles away); Track Rock Gap (approx. 8.1 miles away); Union County (approx. 12.4 miles away).
Also see . . . Towns County. A Wikipedia entry for the county. (Submitted on July 16, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on February 1, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 14, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 833 times since then and 14 times this year. Last updated on October 30, 2010, by R. Zebley of Rapid City, South Dakota. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 14, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.