Near Statenville in Echols County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Wayfare or Cow Creek Church
← 200 yd.
Because of the changes in County boundaries, this church, though never moved, has existed in three counties, first in Ware, then in Clinch and now in Echols.
Erected 1958 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 050-2.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 30° 51.365′ N, 83° 0.117′ W. Marker is near Statenville, Georgia, in Echols County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 129 at milepost 17 and Wayfare Road (County Route 1), on the right when traveling south on U.S. 129. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Statenville GA 31648, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Skirmish at Cow Creek (a few steps from this marker); Echols County Burnt Church (approx. 12 miles away); Union Church Cemetery (approx. 12 miles away); Union Baptist Church (approx. 12.4 miles away); Fender Cemetery (approx. 13.4 miles away); Lanier County (approx. 13½ miles away); Home of Governor E. D. Rivers (approx. 13.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Statenville.
Categories. • Antebellum South, US • Churches & Religion •
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