Sparta in Hancock County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1955 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 070-4.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission, and the Shermans March to the Sea marker series.
Location. 33° 16.567′ N, 82° 58.266′ W. Marker is in Sparta, Georgia, in Hancock County. Marker is on Broad Street (Georgia Route 15/16) 0 miles east of Boland Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. The marker is in front of the Sparta City Hall. Marker is at or near this postal address: 12912 Broad Street, Sparta GA 31087, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pierce Memorial Methodist Church Sparta Cemetery (about 700 feet away); Old Eagle Tavern (approx. 0.3 miles away); Hancock County (approx. 0.3 miles away); "Old Dominion" (approx. 0.4 miles away); Rockby (approx. 2.2 miles away); Nathan S.S. Beman at Mt. Zion (approx. 5.9 miles away); Gov. William Jonathan Northen (approx. 6.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sparta.
Categories. • Antebellum South, US • Native Americans • Political Subdivisions • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 10, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,304 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 10, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.