Thomasville in Thomas County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Civil War Prison Camp
Erected by Georgia Department of Natural Resources and the City of Thomasville. (Marker Number 136-5.)
Topics and series. War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Georgia Historical Society series list.
Location. 30° 50.239′ N, 83° 59.833′ W. Marker is in Thomasville, Georgia, in Thomas County. Marker is on Wolf Street 0 miles east of Cook Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Thomasville GA 31792, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 17 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Big Oak (approx. one mile away); Flowers Baking Company (approx. 1.1 miles away); Old Coffee Road (approx. 1.3 miles away); Finney General Hospital (approx. 1.7 miles away); Oliver Baptist Church (approx. 16.6 miles away in Florida).
Also see . . . Civil War Prisons in Georgia. Offers some additional information about the prison in Thomasville, and covers many other prisons in Georgia. (Submitted on December 28, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
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