Statesboro in Bulloch County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Willie McTell Trail
Location. 32° 26.897′ N, 81° 46.822′ Touch for map. The marker stands between the Willie McTell Trail and Railroad Street. Marker is in this post office area: Statesboro GA 30458, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Fabulous Fifty of 1906 / The Delegates (within shouting distance of this marker); Statesboro Confederate Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); The March to the Sea (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bulloch County Courthouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bulloch County (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Baptist Church of Statesboro (approx. 0.3 miles away); Eastside Cemetery (approx. half a mile away); United States vs. Darby Lumber Company (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Statesboro.
Regarding Willie McTell Trail. It is believed that McTell's actual family name was either McTier or McTear. His tombstone, near Thomson, Georgia, gives his birthname as "Willie Samuel McTier."
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
Also see . . .
1. More on the Life of Willie McTell. (Submitted on December 18, 2017, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
2. Lyrics of Bob Dylan song, "Blind Willie McTell". (Submitted on December 18, 2017, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
Categories. • African Americans • Arts, Letters, Music •
Credits. This page was last revised on December 19, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 18, 2017, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 97 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 18, 2017, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.