Toccoa in Stephens County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Historic Traveler's Rest
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Events. In addition, it is included in the Georgia Historical Society series list.
Location. 34° 36.544′ N, 83° 14.353′ W. Marker is in Toccoa, Georgia, in Stephens County. Marker is on Riverdale Road north of East Currahee Street (U.S. 123), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Toccoa GA 30577, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Jarrett Manor (within shouting distance of this marker); Traveler's Rest (within shouting distance of this marker); Traveler's Rest State Historic Site (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Tugaloo Town (approx. 0.4 miles away); Colonel Benjamin Cleveland Monument (approx. 2.6 miles away in South Carolina); Tugalo Baptist Church and Cemetery (approx. 4.1 miles away); Paul Anderson (approx. 4.8 miles away); Paul Anderson Memorial Park (approx. 5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Toccoa.
Also see . . . Travelers Rest Historic Site. Georgia State Parks gives a short history of the site with photos and additional information. (Submitted on December 31, 2010.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 21, 2010. This page has been viewed 862 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 21, 2010. 3, 4. submitted on February 15, 2013, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. 5. submitted on December 21, 2010. 6. submitted on December 31, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.