South Newport in McIntosh County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
William Bartram Trail
—Deep South Region —
Erected by McIntosh Family Cemetery Association in cooperation with Oleander District the Garden Club of Georgia, Inc.
Marker series. This marker is included in the William Bartram Trails marker series.
Location. 31° 37.13′ N, 81° 24.075′ W. Marker is in South Newport, Georgia, in McIntosh County. Marker is on Coastal/Ocean Highway (U.S. 17), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is about 1.7 m south of the South Newport River. Marker is in this post office area: Townsend GA 31331, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The McIntosh Family Of McIntosh County (here, next to this marker); Jonesville (approx. 1.1 miles away); South Newport Baptist Church (approx. 1.3 miles away); Confederate Post in 1864 (approx. 1˝ miles away); Skirmish in Bulltown Swamp (approx. 2.8 miles away); Rice Hope (approx. 4.8 miles away); John Houstoun McIntosh (approx. 4.8 miles away); Mallow Plantation (approx. 5.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in South Newport.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Horticulture & Forestry • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 18, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,208 times since then. Last updated on June 7, 2010, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 18, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.