Waynesboro in Burke County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Washington’s Southern Tour
Erected 1999 by the Georgia Historical Society, the Society of the Cincinnati in the State of Georgia, and the Sons of the Revolution in the State of Georgia. (Marker Number 17-1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the George Washington Slept Here, and the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 5.416′ N, 82° 0.948′ W. Marker is in Waynesboro, Georgia, in Burke County. Marker is on North Liberty Street (U.S. 25) near Sixth / Peace Street (Georgia Route 56). Touch for map. In front of Burke County Courthouse in
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Burke County Veteran's Memorial (here, next to this marker); Waynesborough (a few steps from this marker); Burke County (a few steps from this marker); Burke County's 8 Governors (a few steps from this marker); Lost Burke County Men S.S. Otranto (a few steps from this marker); To Honor George Washington (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The J.D. Roberts Home (about 400 feet away); Shell Bluff (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Waynesboro.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Notable Events • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 19, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 2,327 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on May 19, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. 2. submitted on August 5, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.