Near Waynesboro in Burke County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Skirmish at Rocky Creek Church
Erected by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 017-13.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission, and the Shermans March to the Sea marker series.
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 33° 3.822′ N, 82° 5.752′ W. Marker was near Waynesboro, Georgia, in Burke County. Marker was at the intersection of Georgia Route 24 and Rocky Creek Church Road, on the left when traveling west on State Route 24. Touch for map. Marker was in this post office area: Waynesboro GA 30830, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. Skirmish at Ivanhoe Plantation (approx. 4.6 miles away); Ivanhoe Plantation (approx. 4.6 miles away); Shell Bluff (approx. 5 miles away); Lost Burke County Men S.S. Otranto (approx. 5 miles away); To Honor George Washington (approx. 5 miles away); Burke County's 8 Governors (approx. 5 miles away); Washington’s Southern Tour (approx. 5 miles away); Burke County (approx. 5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Waynesboro.
More about this marker. The marker was observed standing in 2005.
The text for the missing marker was taken from Georgia Historical Markers (Bay Tree Grove, Second Edition 1978) compiled by Carroll P. Scruggs from the records of the Georgia Historical Commission.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 23, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 383 times since then and 34 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on October 23, 2012, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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