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Holly Court

 
 
Holly Court Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, November 15, 2009
1. Holly Court Marker
Inscription.
Two 1830s Houses
Federal Plainstyle

1840s
Dr Fielding Ficklen plantation
house moved here by oxcart
from Ficklen, joined to existing
house, portico added.

1864
Mrs Jefferson Davis &
children spent days here
on flight south before last
CSA Cabinet meeting at courthouse
W-WHF
 
Erected by Washington-Wilkes Historical Foundation.
 
Location. 33° 44.05′ N, 82° 44.183′ W. Marker is in Washington, Georgia, in Wilkes County. Marker is on South Alexander Street 0 miles south of Water Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 301 S. Alexander Street, Washington GA 30673, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Holly Court (within shouting distance of this marker); 1893 Victorian (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Manse (within shouting distance of this marker); Norris House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Campbell Home (about 600 feet away); Mary Willis Library
Holly Court House and Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, November 15, 2009
2. Holly Court House and Marker
The marker can be seen in the foreground (in the shadows)
(about 800 feet away); Washington Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Home of Sarah Hillhouse (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Washington.
 
Also see . . .  Holly Court. The home, now operated as a bed and breakfast. (Submitted on July 16, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.) 
 
Categories. Antebellum South, USWar, US Civil
 
Holly Court c. 1825 image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, March 22, 2003
3. Holly Court c. 1825
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 12, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 488 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 12, 2010, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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