Covington in Newton County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
The Capture of Covington
Erected 2002 by The Georgia Historical Society, Main Street Covington, Management Services Network, and the Newton County Historical Society. (Marker Number 107-1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 35.772′ N, 83° 51.744′ W. Marker is in Covington, Georgia, in Newton County. Marker is on Washington Street (Georgia Route 81) 0.1 miles east of Lee Street Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2100 Washington Street SW, Covington GA 30015, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Covington Square (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Newton County War Memorial (about 700 feet away); To The Confederate Dead of Newton County (about 800 feet away); Lucius Q. C. Lamar (approx. 0.2 miles away); City Hall (approx. 0.3 miles away); Covington City School (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Female College (approx. 0.3 miles away); Washington Street School (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Covington.
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Credits. This page was last revised on January 25, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 2, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,450 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on January 2, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. 2, 3. submitted on January 24, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.