Meridian in McIntosh County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 2003 by The Georgia Historical Society, the Sapelo Island National Estuarine Research Reserve, and the Lower Altamaha Historical Society. (Marker Number 95-4.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 31° 27.299′ N, 81° 21.91′ W. Marker is in Meridian, Georgia, in McIntosh County. Marker is on Landing Road/Sapelo Dock Road, on the right. Touch for map. At the Sapelo Island Visitor Center. Marker is in this post office area: Crescent GA 31304, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. “The Thicket” (approx. 2.4 miles away); Baisden's Bluff Academy (approx. 3.8 miles away); Ardoch (approx. 4.4 miles away); Old Meeting House (approx. 5 miles away); Capture of 23 Old Men in 1864 (was approx. 5.4 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Old Belleville or Troup Cemetery (approx. 5½ miles away); Ashantilly (approx. 5.8 miles away); St. Andrew's Cemetery (approx. 6.1 miles away).
Also see . . . New Georgia Encyclopedia. Sapelo Island, situated about sixty miles south of Savannah, lies in the center of coastal Georgia's well-defined chain of barrier islands. (Submitted on September 11, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Industry & Commerce • Notable Places • Settlements & Settlers •
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