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Riceboro in Liberty County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

William Bartram Trail

Traced 1773-1777

 

—Deep South Region —

 
William Bartram Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, July 2008
1. William Bartram Trail Marker
Inscription.
In 1773 William Bartram, here viewed Woodmanston Plantation, later the home of his friend, Naturalist John E. LeConte.
 
Erected by the Oleander District in cooperation with the Garden Club of Georgia, Inc.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the William Bartram Trails marker series.
 
Location. 31° 42.334′ N, 81° 29.278′ W. Marker is in Riceboro, Georgia, in Liberty County. Marker is on Barrington Ferry Road one mile south of Sandy Run Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Riceboro GA 31323, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Woodmanston Plantation (here, next to this marker); Simon Munro (approx. 1.5 miles away); First African Baptist Church (approx. 3.2 miles away); Riceborough (approx. 3.9 miles away); LeConte Botanical Gardens (approx. 4.4 miles away); Lambert Plantation (approx. 4.8 miles away); Old Post Road (approx. 4.9 miles away); Skirmish in Bulltown Swamp (approx. 6.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Riceboro.
 
More about this marker. Marker is part of the Bartram Trails series.
 
Also see . . .
William Bartram Trail Marker along Barrington Ferry Rd. ( Dirt Road ) image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, July 2008
2. William Bartram Trail Marker along Barrington Ferry Rd. ( Dirt Road )
 Info and Map of the Trail(s). (Submitted on July 9, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraHorticulture & ForestryNotable PersonsRoads & Vehicles
 
All that remains of Woodmanston Plantation, today. Partial view of a garden in rear image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, July 8, 2008
3. All that remains of Woodmanston Plantation, today. Partial view of a garden in rear
William Bartram Trail Marker, missing August 2011 image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, August 18, 2011
4. William Bartram Trail Marker, missing August 2011
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 8, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,375 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 8, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.   3. submitted on July 9, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.   4. submitted on August 22, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Christopher Busta-Peck was the editor who published this page.
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