Intersection of Carolina West Florida, and Savannah Lower Creek Indian Trails
Early white settlement and haven for refugee families in 1812 Indian alarms.
Erected 1934 by Georgia Society and John Ball Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Native Americans • Roads & Vehicles • Settlements & Settlers • Wars, US Indian. A significant historical year for this entry is 1812.
Location. 32° 35.433′ N, 83° 13.65′ W. Marker is in Allentown, Georgia, in Wilkinson County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 80 and Balls Ferry Road (Georgia Route 112), on the left when traveling east on U.S. 80. The marker stands on the grounds of the Allentown United Methodist Church. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Allentown GA 31003, 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. Dudley M. Hughes (approx. 1.2 miles away); Twiggs County (approx. 9.6 miles away); Ezekiel Wimberley (approx. 9.6 miles away); Twiggs County Civil War Monument
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 18, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 789 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on December 18, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.