Irwinville in Irwin County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected by State of Georgia. (Marker Number 11 J-5.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 31° 39.873′ N, 83° 23.156′ W. Marker is in Irwinville, Georgia, in Irwin County. Marker is on Jeff Davis Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Irwinville GA 31760, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Jefferson Davis (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Jefferson Davis (about 400 feet away); a different marker also named Jefferson Davis (about 400 feet away); Jefferson Davis Memorial State Park First Baptist Church Bell (approx. 7.9 miles away); Gen. Bush's Home (approx. 8.2 miles away); Dedicated to the Veterans of 1898 - 1902 (approx. 8½ miles away); Fitzgerald (approx. 8.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Irwinville.
More about this marker. Was moved from SR 135 / 32 to Jefferson Davis Memorial Park Ga 32 in Irwinville
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Also see . . . Ga State Parks & Historic Sites. Davis was taken prisoner and held in Virginia for two years until released (Submitted on February 9, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
1. Text added?
Appears the following text may have been added, or blackened out, at the beginning of the marker:
Eleven miles northwest, near Irwinville,
— Submitted November 28, 2015, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
Categories. • Military • Notable Persons • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on August 14, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 9, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,285 times since then and 26 times this year. Last updated on August 21, 2008, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 9, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.