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 SW, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. The marker is located in front of the Covington Chamber of Commerce. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2100 Washington Street SW, Covington GA 30015, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. 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.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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 1,417 times since then. 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.