Jackson in Butts County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected by Georgia Department of Forestry and Geological Development.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Natural Features • Natural Resources.
Location. 33° 14.82′ N, 83° 55.326′ W. Marker is in Jackson, Georgia, in Butts County. Marker can be reached from Spring Road west of Highway 42, on the right when traveling south. Take Hwy 42 South from Jackson, Georgia to the Indian Springs State Park. Second entrance to the park is Spring Road. The spring house is on the right after you enter the park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Flovilla GA 30216, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sherman’s Right At Indian Springs (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); McIntosh House (about 700 feet away); Iron Springs (approx. 3 miles away); Kilpatrick at Cork Butts County Confederate Monument (approx. 4.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jackson.
Regarding Indian Spring. Indian Springs is the oldest State Park in the United States. Today people still bottle this water to drink.
Also see . . . Indian Springs State Park. Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites website. (Submitted on June 22, 2006.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 14, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 22, 2006, by Donald D. Daniel of Forsyth, Georgia. This page has been viewed 3,384 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 22, 2006, by Donald D. Daniel of Forsyth, Georgia. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.