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Bainbridge in Decatur County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

General Andrew Jackson Trail

 
 
General Andrew Jackson Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, May 16, 2012
1. General Andrew Jackson Trail Marker
Inscription. Here passed the trail used by General Andrew Jackson and his troops on his way to Fort Hughes [now Bainbridge] and Fort Scott fourteen miles southwest during the First Seminole Indian War, March 8, 1818
 
Erected 1934 by Georgia Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution under the auspices of the Bainbridge Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 44° 26.1′ N, 105° 34.333′ W. Marker is in Bainbridge, Georgia, in Decatur County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of West Jackson Street and North Florida Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Located in Chason Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: West Jackson Street, Bainbridge GA 39818, United States of America.
 
More about this marker. The rock was originally located in a grassy area near the exit ramp at the Boat Basin but because it was not in a location that people could park at, it was moved to Chason Park.
 
Categories. Native AmericansRoads & VehiclesWars, US Indian
 
General Andrew Jackson Trail marker in Chason Park. image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, May 5, 2018
2. General Andrew Jackson Trail marker in Chason Park.
Former location of the General Andrew Jackson Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, May 16, 2012
3. Former location of the General Andrew Jackson Trail Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 8, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 7, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 571 times since then and 39 times this year. Last updated on July 20, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. Photos:   1. submitted on June 7, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia.   2. submitted on May 6, 2018, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.   3. submitted on June 7, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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