Near Toccoa in Stephens County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
The Old Toccoa Falls Power Plant
Acknowledgment is given to the vision and progressive contributions of Mr. P. S. Arkwright, founder and president of the Georgia Power Company, and to Dr. R. A. Forrest, founder of the
Location. 34° 35.633′ N, 83° 21.717′ W. Marker is near Toccoa, Georgia, in Stephens County. Marker is on Forrest Drive one mile west of Toccoa Falls Road (Georgia Route 17), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. The marker stands on the campus of Toccoa Falls College (formerly Toccoa Falls Institute). It is at the edge of the parking lot past the Toccoa Falls Visitors Center, at the end of Forrest Drive. Marker is in this post office area: Toccoa Falls GA 30598, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Haddock Inn (within shouting distance of this marker); Bandy Cottage Alumni House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gate Cottage (about 300 feet away); Colonel William Wofford (about 600 feet away); In Loving Remembrance (about 800 feet away); Kelly Dam Disaster (about 800 feet away); Staley Cottage (about 800 feet away); Morrison Hall - Old Barn (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Toccoa.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 25, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 388 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 25, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. 4. submitted on February 15, 2013, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. 5, 6. submitted on August 25, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.