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Athens in Clarke 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 David Seibert, February 9, 2008
1. William Bartram Trail Marker
Inscription.
Eminent artist -- naturalist.
Described numerous species of
flora including Franklinia.
Explored local area in 1773.

 
Erected by The State Botantical Garden of Georgia in cooperation with The Garden Club of Georgia, Inc.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the William Bartram Trails marker series.
 
Location. 33° 54.3′ N, 83° 22.686′ W. Marker is in Athens, Georgia, in Clarke County. Marker is on the State Botannical Garden entrance road 0.2 miles west of S. Milledge Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2450 S. Milledge Avenue, Athens GA 30605, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hodgson-Dodd Park ( approx. 2.9 miles away); Jeruel Academy/Union Baptist Institute ( approx. 3.1 miles away); Oconee Hill Cemetery ( approx. 3.2 miles away); Eagle Tavern ( approx. 3.4 miles away); The Stoneman Raid ( approx. 3.4 miles away); United States Navy Pre-Flight School ( approx. 3.4 miles away); Oconee County ( approx. 3.4 miles away); Old Athens Cemetery ( approx. 3.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Athens.
 
Categories. Horticulture & ForestryNotable Persons
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 13, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,445 times since then and 54 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on July 13, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
 
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