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Washington in Wilkes County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

William Dearing

 
 
William Dearing Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 13, 2015
1. William Dearing Marker
Inscription.
William Dearing
founder
Georgia Railroad
& Banking Co.

had a three story merchantile
business at this site
1818-1825

 
Location. 33° 44.2′ N, 82° 44.35′ W. Marker is in Washington, Georgia, in Wilkes County. Marker is on East Robert Toombs Avenue (U.S. 72), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Washington GA 30673, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cleveland's Corner (within shouting distance of this marker); Stage Coach Inn (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Vault of the Citizens National Bank (within shouting distance of this marker); Washington-Wilkes Firsts (within shouting distance of this marker); Black Patriots Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Busy Bee Cafe (within shouting distance of this marker); Lowe Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Inn Site (within shouting distance of this marker); Post Office (within shouting distance of this marker); Great Fire of 1837 (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Washington.
 
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William Dearing Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 13, 2015
2. William Dearing Marker
Site of Dearing's Three-Story Building image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 13, 2015
3. Site of Dearing's Three-Story Building
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 12, 2016, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 141 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 12, 2016, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.
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