Augusta in Richmond County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Fort Augusta ~ Fort Cornwallis / St. Paul's Episcopal Church
Erected 1956 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 121-30.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 33° 28.531′ N, 81° 57.658′ W. Marker is in Augusta, Georgia, in Richmond County. Marker is at the intersection of Washington St. (6th St,) and Reynolds Street, on the left when traveling north on Washington St. (6th St,). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Augusta GA 30901, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. U.S. Marshall Robert Forsyth (within shouting distance of this marker); Washington's Southern Tour (within shouting distance of this marker); Colonel William Few, Jr. (within shouting distance of this marker); Major Ferdinand Phinizy (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Five Indian Nations (about 300 feet away); Fort Augusta (about 400 feet away); Railroads (about 400 feet away); The Colonial Church of Augusta (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Augusta.
Also see . . . Fort Augusta & Fort Cornwallis. The site is marked by a monument in the form of a Celtic cross on the grounds of St. Paul's Church. The churchyard also was the site of Fort Cornwallis, an important British post of the American Revolution. (Submitted on January 21, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Categories. • Churches, Etc. • Colonial Era • Industry & Commerce • Notable Places • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Revolutionary •
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