Eton in Murray County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Old Federal Road
The noted Vann family of the Cherokees maintained a stage stop and stand near this spot.
Erected 1955 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 105-6.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 34° 49.088′ N, 84° 45.877′ W. Marker is in Eton, Georgia, in Murray County. Marker is on Hill Street (U.S. 411) 0.1 miles south of Mount Carmel Church Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Eton GA 30724, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Murray County (approx. 3.6 miles away); Fort Mountain State Park (approx. 4 miles away); Legends of Fort Mountain (approx. 4 miles away); Mystery Shrouds Fort Mountain (approx. 4.2 miles away); Springplace Mission (approx. 4.9 miles away); Chief Vann House (approx. 5 miles away); John Howard Payne (approx. 5.1 miles away); a different marker also named Old Federal Road (approx. 5.1 miles away).
Categories. • Antebellum South, US • Native Americans • Roads & Vehicles •
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