Near Burroughs in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 2003 by Georgia Historical Society, the Savannah-Ogeechee Canal Society, Chatham County, and the City of Savannah. (Marker Number 25-16.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 32° 1.344′ N, 81° 18.94′ W. Marker is near Burroughs, Georgia, in Chatham County. Marker is at the intersection of Fort Argyle Road (Georgia Route 204) and Bush Road, on the left when traveling east on Fort Argyle Road. Touch for map. The marker is off the road, in a small park with a museum and nature center. Marker is at or near this postal address: 681 Fort Argyle Road, Savannah GA 31419, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. The 15th Corps at the Savannah and Ogeechee Canal (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); King's Bridge (approx. 3.4 miles away); Fort Argyle (approx. 5 miles away); Hazen's Division at the Canoochee River (approx. 5 miles away); Fort McAllister (approx. 5 miles away); "Dead Town" of Hardwicke (approx. 5 miles away); Courthouse Annex (approx. 5.1 miles away); Rice Cultivation on the Ogeechee (approx. 5.2 miles away).
Also see . . . Savannah - Ogeechee Canal. (Submitted on October 5, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
Categories. • Antebellum South, US • Industry & Commerce • Man-Made Features • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 4, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,924 times since then and 56 times this year. Last updated on October 6, 2011, by Edith Greisser of Cross Hill, South Carolina. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 4, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.