Climax in Decatur County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 1986 by The Historic Chattahoochee Commission, The City of Climax and the Decatur County Commission.
Location. 30° 52.888′ N, 84° 25.74′ W. Marker is in Climax, Georgia, in Decatur County. Marker is on New Street 0 miles north of Pig Alley, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at the old Courthouse/Depot building, in the field adjoining the site of "Swine Time", a local agricultural festival. Marker is at or near this postal address: 620 New Street, Climax GA 39834, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Flint River Baptist Normal Institute / Union Normal School Hutto School (approx. 8 miles away); Battle of 1702 (approx. 8½ miles away); The Tonge Factory (approx. 8½ miles away); a different marker also named Battle of 1702 (approx. 8½ miles away); Camp Recovery (approx. 8.8 miles away); El Camino Real (approx. 8.9 miles away); In Memory of Revolutionary Soldiers (approx. 8.9 miles away).
Regarding Climax, Georgia. The "kissing pigs", logo for Swine Time, are well known throughout Decatur County.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 26, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 2,637 times since then and 169 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 26, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.