Near Blairsville in Union County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
William Poteet came to this section about the same time and settled near the junction of Camp Creek and Nottely River. William and Hosea Thomas took up homesteads at the west about 7 years later. George Loudermilk built his home on Camp Creek.
Thomas Lance, another pioneer, settled 4 mi. west at the foot of Lance Mountain.
Erected 1954 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 144-1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 34° 56.431′ N, 84° 6.744′ W. Marker is near Blairsville, Georgia, in Union County. Marker is on Nottely Dam Road (Georgia Route 325) 0 miles north of Sunset Trail, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4394 Nottely Dam Road, Blairsville GA 30512, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. North Carolina / Georgia (was approx. 3.9 miles Georgia / North Carolina (approx. 5 miles away in North Carolina); Union County (approx. 9.8 miles away); Site of Fort Butler (approx. 10.6 miles away in North Carolina); Fort Butler (approx. 10.8 miles away in North Carolina); Nuya Saligugi (approx. 11.1 miles away in North Carolina); Cherokee War (approx. 11.1 miles away in North Carolina); Byron Herbert Reece (approx. 15.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Blairsville.
Categories. • Antebellum South, US • Natural Features • Settlements & Settlers •
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