Ashburn in Turner County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1954 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 142-1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 31° 42.461′ N, 83° 39.175′ W. Marker is in Ashburn, Georgia, in Turner County. Marker is at the intersection of East College Avenue and McLendon Street, on the left when traveling east on East College Avenue. The marker is located at the Turner County Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ashburn GA 31714, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 17 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Historic Downtown Sylvester (approx. 16.3 miles away); Worth County (approx. 16½ miles away).
Regarding Turner County. Turner County is known as "The Peanut Capital of the World; Ashburn is home of "The Fireant Festival."
Also see . . . Captain Henry Gray Turner. The entry for Capt. Henry Gray Turner in the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. (Submitted on March 10, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 5, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 857 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on March 5, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.