Covington in Newton County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1996 by Newton County Historical Society Landmark Committee. (Marker Number 17.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics.
Location. 33° 35.75′ N, 83° 51.433′ W. Marker is in Covington, Georgia, in Newton County. Marker is on College Avenue SE 0 miles east of Oak Street SE, on the right when traveling east. The marker is located in a park, 50 feet off the road in a group of rocks. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Covington GA 30014, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Covington City School (here, next to this marker); The Female College (here, next to this marker); Lucius Q. C. Lamar (about 700 feet away, To The Confederate Dead of Newton County (approx. 0.2 miles away); Covington Square (approx. 0.2 miles away); Newton County War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Confederate Dead & Hospitals (approx. ¼ mile away); The Capture of Covington (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Covington.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 4, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 458 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 4, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.