South Newport in Liberty County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Skirmish in Bulltown Swamp
Erected 1957 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 089-16.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 31° 39.508′ N, 81° 23.802′ W. Marker is in South Newport, Georgia, in Liberty County. Marker is on South Coastal Highway (U.S. 17) 0.2 miles north of Interstate 95, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Riceboro GA 31323, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Confederate Post in 1864 ( approx. 1.3 miles away); South Newport Baptist Church Jonesville ( approx. 1.7 miles away); William Bartram Trail ( approx. 2.8 miles away); The McIntosh Family Of McIntosh County ( approx. 2.8 miles away); LeConte Botanical Gardens ( approx. 3.2 miles away); Woodmanston Plantation ( approx. 6.3 miles away); a different marker also named William Bartram Trail ( approx. 6.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in South Newport.
Also see . . . Revolutionary War Raids & Skirmishes in 1778. Scroll down to November 26, 1778 for information about skirmishes inthe Bulltown Swamp area. (Submitted on February 13, 2009.)
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 13, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,104 times since then and 58 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 13, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.