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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. 30° 54.183′ N, 84° 35.3′ W. Marker is in Bainbridge, Georgia, in Decatur County. Marker is at the intersection of Georgia Route 97 Connector Road and US 27-84 Bypass Exit Ramp, on the left when traveling south on State Route 97. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bainbridge GA 39818, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Steamboats (approx. 0.4 miles away); First United Methodist Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); The J.D. Chason Memorial Park / The J.D. Chason Memorial Park History (approx. 0.7 miles away); Fort Scott Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); First Presbyterian Church
General Andrew Jackson Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, May 16, 2012
2. General Andrew Jackson Trail Marker
(approx. 0.7 miles away); Decatur County (approx. mile away); The Bainbridge Volunteers (approx. 0.8 miles away); In Memory of Revolutionary Soldiers (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bainbridge.
 
Categories. Roads & VehiclesWars, US Indian
 
General Andrew Jackson Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, May 16, 2012
3. General Andrew Jackson Trail Marker
Looking north, with US Highway 27-84 Bypass just visible in the background.
General Andrew Jackson Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, May 16, 2012
4. General Andrew Jackson Trail Marker
Looking southwest across Georgia Highway 97 Connector; the Earl May Park is in the distance.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 7, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 498 times since then and 22 times this year. Last updated on July 20, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. 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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