Davisboro in Washington County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Baird turned right ½ mile NE of the bridge and camped on the lower road. Morgan camped on the Hudson place at Grange. Initially, Wheeler left Fenn’s Bridge intact for his own use; a later attempt to destroy it was foiled by the arrival of Baird and Morgan.
Erected 1957 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 150-17.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Georgia Historical Society, and the Sherman’s March to the Sea series lists. A significant historical month for this entry is October 1944.
Location. 33° 2.601′ N, 82° 36.334′ W. Marker is in Davisboro, Georgia, in Washington Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Davisboro GA 31018, 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 March to the Sea (approx. 3.1 miles away); Sherman's Left Wing (approx. 3.8 miles away); New Hope Methodist Church (approx. 7.8 miles away); David A. Gordon (approx. 8.3 miles away); Riddleville (approx. 10.1 miles away); The Ogeechee River (approx. 10˝ miles away); Crossing the Ogeechee River (approx. 10.6 miles away); a different marker also named The March to the Sea (approx. 10.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Davisboro.
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