Barnesville in Lamar County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1955 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 085-2.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 3.158′ N, 84° 9.365′ W. Marker is in Barnesville, Georgia, in Lamar County. Marker is on Thomaston Road (Georgia Route 36) 0.1 miles north of Holmes Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. The markers stands on the lawn of the Lamar County Courthouse. Marker is at or near this postal address: 326 Thomaston Street, Barnesville GA 30204, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker Barnesville Blues (here, next to this marker); Confederate Hospitals (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Confederate Hospital (about 800 feet away); Roosevelt’s Barnesville Speech (approx. 0.3 miles away); Gordon Military College (approx. half a mile away); A&M - G.I.C. (approx. half a mile away); Federals at Barnesville (approx. 0.9 miles away); Lamar Electric Membership Corporation Incorporating Board of Directors (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Barnesville.
Regarding Lamar County. Lamar was the second-to-last country formed in Georgia.
Categories. • 20th Century • Government • Political Subdivisions • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 28, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 980 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 28, 2009, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.