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Mitchell County Georgia Historical Markers

 
Gum Pond Community Marker looking west on Georgia Highway 93. image, Touch for more information
By Mark Hilton, May 5, 2018
Gum Pond Community Marker looking west on Georgia Highway 93.
Georgia (Mitchell County), Baconton — 101-2 — Gum Pond Community
Named for the nearby cypress swamp, stood here along the Albany to Thomasville section of the Florida Stage Coach Road from the 1840 to the 1880’s. A stage relay station, the Byrd Crawford Inn, Turpin’s General Store, a blacksmith shop, post office . . . — Map (db m118518) HM
Georgia (Mitchell County), Camilla — Hawthorne TrailBlazed 1818
{Title is text}Map (db m117150) HM
Georgia (Mitchell County), Camilla — 101-1 — Mitchell County
The county was created by an Act of the Georgia Legislature on Dec. 21, 1857. Some historians say that the county was named for David B. Mitchell, Governor of Georgia in 1809-13 and again in 1815-17, and that Camilla was named for his daughter. . . . — Map (db m27094) HM
Georgia (Mitchell County), Camilla — Mitchell County War Memorial
Honoring all who served and dedicated to the memory of those from Mitchell County who made the supreme sacrifice for the freedom of all men from oppression Korean War 1950 — 1953 {Honor roll of dead} World War I . . . — Map (db m117197) WM
Georgia (Mitchell County), Camilla — Old City Well
This artesian well was drilled in 1880. It provided an unlimited supply of pure water and became a gathering place for Camilla’s citizens. When a water system was installed, the City Well lost its usefulness. Through the efforts of the Cherokee . . . — Map (db m27110) HM

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