Macon in Bibb County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
The Dunlap House
Erected 1954 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 011-3.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission, and the Shermans March to the Sea marker series.
Location. 32° 50.58′ N, 83° 36.214′ W. Marker is in Macon, Georgia, in Bibb County. Marker is on Ocmulgee National Park Road 0.2 miles from Emery Highway (U.S. 80), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1207 Emery Highway, Macon GA 31217, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Battles of Dunlap Farm (a few steps from this marker); William Bartram Trail (about The Dunlap House (about 700 feet away); Battle of Dunlap Hill-Stoneman's Raid (about 700 feet away); Fort Hawkins (approx. 0.6 miles away); War of 1812 Bicentennial Celebration (approx. 0.6 miles away); Gen. James Edward Oglethorpe (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Hawkins (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Macon.
More about this marker. This marker and the adjacent Battles of Dunlap Farm marker were located on Emery Highway (U.S. 80) just to the west of the entrance to the Ocmulgee National Monument, at the fence line (32° 50.883′ N, 83° 36.217′ W). They were moved to their present location just inside the park along the park road across from the Dunlap House itself.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
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