Near Young Harris in Union County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
One tradition calls it the landing place of a big canoe containing survivors of a worldwide flood, and the heavens are supposed to thunder when a stranger approaches.
Erected by Works Progress Administration. (Marker Number US 76 C-1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Works Progress Administration (WPA) projects marker series.
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 34° 54.638′ N, 83° 52.065′ W. Marker was near Young Harris, Georgia, in Union County. Marker was at the intersection of Young Harris Highway (U.S. 76) and Trackrock Gap Road, on the right when traveling east on Young Harris Highway. Touch for map. Marker was in this post office area: Young Harris GA 30582, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. Brasstown Bald (here, next to this marker but has been reported missing); Track Rock Gap Brasstown Bald (approx. 4.1 miles away); Union County (approx. 5.7 miles away); Towns County (approx. 6.8 miles away); Byron Herbert Reece (approx. 9.3 miles away); a different marker also named Brasstown Bald (approx. 9.5 miles away); In Memory Our War Dead (approx. 9.7 miles away in North Carolina).
More about this marker. The marker has been missing since 2000. As there is no agency in Georgia responsible for the maintenance of WPA markers, it is very unlikely to be replaced.
Also see . . . Track Rock. (Submitted on December 6, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
Categories. • Native Americans • Notable Places •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 5, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,251 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 5, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. 3. submitted on September 1, 2014, by William Henry Myers III of Seneca, South Carolina. 4. submitted on March 15, 2010, by Christopher E. Ray of Merritt Island, Florida. 5. submitted on July 3, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.