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Near Maysville in Banks County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Privy

Circa 1948

 
 
Privy Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, October 20, 2012
1. Privy Marker
Inscription.
Guernsey ranch owned by
A. Luther and Bertha Pittman H. Freeman
Donated by: Children and Grandchildren
Jefferson 2000

 
Erected by The Tumbling Waters Society of Jackson County, Inc.
 
Location. 34° 12.85′ N, 83° 32.667′ W. Marker is near Maysville, Georgia, in Banks County. Marker can be reached from Hurricane Shoals Road 0.2 miles south of Georgia Route 82. Touch for map. The Privy is located in the Heritage Village, part of the Hurricane Shoals Park. The Village consists of old rural buildings from around Jackson County, moved to the site and restored. Marker is at or near this postal address: 416 Hurricane Shoals Road, Maysville GA 30558, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Hurricane Shoals Covered Bridge (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Home of Governor L.G. Hardman (approx. 5.2 miles away); Builder of the Nation (approx. 6.6 miles away); Jackson County (approx. 6.8 miles away); Banks County (approx. 8.7 miles away); Jackson Trail (approx. 10.2 miles away); Antioch United Methodist Church (approx. 11.2 miles away); Hebron Presbyterian Church (approx. 11.8 miles away).
 
Regarding Privy.
The Privy image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, October 20, 2012
2. The Privy
The Privy was originally located on the Freeman's Dairy Farm, on Galilee Church Road near the town of Jefferson. Jackson County moved the Privy to Heritage Village in 2000.
 
Also see . . .  More on Heritage Village. (Submitted on November 10, 2017, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
 
Categories. Agriculture
 
A placard on the Privy explaining more of its history. image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, October 20, 2012
3. A placard on the Privy explaining more of its history.
The placard states that the Privy dates from the early 1900s.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 10, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 10, 2017, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 63 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 10, 2017, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.
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