Calhoun in Gordon County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
New Echota Ferry
Erected 1962 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 064-31.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 34° 32.47′ N, 84° 54.492′ W. Marker is in Calhoun, Georgia, in Gordon County. Marker is on Joseph Vann Highway (Georgia Route 225) 0.6 miles east of Newtown Church Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located in the parking lot of the New Echota Historic Site. Marker is in this post office area: Calhoun GA 30701, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. New Echota (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Historic Site in Journalism (about 400 feet away); Trail of Tears (about 500 feet away); Cherokee Indian Memorial New Echota Cemetery (approx. half a mile away); Sequoyah (approx. 1.8 miles away); Calhoun War Memorial (approx. 1.8 miles away); Harlan’s Cross Roads (approx. 3.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Calhoun.
Categories. • Antebellum South, US • Native Americans •
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