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Site of the Confederate Commissary & Quartermaster's Stores

 
 
Site of the Confederate Commissary & Quartermaster's Stores Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Brian Scott, September 13, 2015
1. Site of the Confederate Commissary & Quartermaster's Stores Marker
Inscription.  
May 1, 1865
Site of the
Confederate Commissary
&
Quartermaster's Stores

which were plundered by disgruntled
Texas Confederate Soldiers
just before the last meeting of the
Confederate cabinet here

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is May 1, 1865.
 
Location. 33° 44.2′ N, 82° 44.417′ W. Marker is in Washington, Georgia, in Wilkes County. Marker is on West Robert Toombs Avenue (U.S. 72), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 22 West Robert Toombs Avenue, Washington GA 30673, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cotton Warehouse (a few steps from this marker); Site of the Episcopal Church of the Mediator (within shouting distance of this marker); Washington Street Railroad (within shouting distance of this marker); Benson Block (within shouting distance of this marker); Washington Exchange Bank / Washington Gazette Chronicle (within shouting distance of this marker); Farmers & Merchants Bank
Site of the Confederate Commissary & Quartermaster's Stores Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Brian Scott, September 13, 2015
2. Site of the Confederate Commissary & Quartermaster's Stores Marker
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(within shouting distance of this marker); Post Office (within shouting distance of this marker); Original Town Lot #36 (within shouting distance of this marker); Corner Drug Store (within shouting distance of this marker); Cleveland's Corner (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Washington.
 
Site of the Confederate Commissary & Quartermaster's Stores Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Brian Scott, September 13, 2015
3. Site of the Confederate Commissary & Quartermaster's Stores Marker
Site of the Confederate Commissary & Quartermaster's Stores Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Brian Scott, September 13, 2015
4. Site of the Confederate Commissary & Quartermaster's Stores Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 23, 2016, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 268 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 23, 2016, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.

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Jun. 27, 2022