Baldwin County (005)

Historic Markers Across Georgia


Baldwin County was created on May 11, 1803.

The county seat is in Milledgeville, GA.,
and the county is 267.5 Square Miles in area.

  Click here to visit the Baldwin county home page.

  FIPS Code: 13009

  Information about Baldwin County, Georgia, from Wikipedia.

  Georgia County facts for Baldwin County.
  US Census Quick Facts about Baldwin County.


There are 59 Historic Markers in Baldwin County.

Alexis de Tocqueville   -    
  C-Span marker at E. Green and Jefferson Sts, Milledgeville, GA WM70B3   

Birthplace of Charles Holmes Herty (1867-1938)   -   GHM 005-10
  West Hancock Street in front of Georgia State College and University WM6ZZC   

Blue Star Memorial Highway   -   GCG 
  Hatcher Square Mall, US 441, Milledgeville, GA WM6ZYX   

Brown-Stetson-Sanford House   -   GHS 005-1
  W. Hancock St., Milledgeville, GA WM70GX   

Brown-Stetson-Sanford House   -   GHS 5-1
  at the intersection of West Hancock St (Georgia Route 49) and Jackson Street, on the right when traveling west on West Hancock Street.   

Campsite of Union Army   -   GHM 005-14
  Old River Bridge Rd at Ga 22/24, east of Oconee River WM70Q3   

Carl Vinson • Mary Green Vinson   -    
  S. Wilkinson Street and S. Clarke Street, Milledgeville Cemetery, Milledgeville, GA      

Cedar Lane Cemetery   -    
  On Lawrence Rd at Central Shop Rd, Milledgeville, GA   

Cemetery Square   -   GHM 005-28
  South Liberty and West Franklin Streets, Milledgeville, GA

Cobb's Quarter, Sherman's Campsite   -   GHM 005-12
  2 Old Monticello Rd and Nelson Rd, about 6 miles NW of Ga 22 WM6ZYM   

DeSoto In Georgia   -   GHM 005-30
  Hancock St W of Wilkinson St at Tourism Office, Milledgeville, GA WM702N   

Dr Charles Holmes Herty Statesman - Chemist   -    
  on West Handcock St, Milledgeville, GA      

Dr. Charles Holmes Herty   -    
  behind the metal marker but inside the boundaries of the college. In a small park like area under the magnolia trees. WM6ZZJ   

Drs. Henry Dawson and Edwin Whitaker, Allen, Brothers   -   PFCBC 
  West Hancock Street on the campus of State College and University in front of the building with the clock tower. WM6ZZT   

Executive Mansion --
  -   GHM 005-3
  N Clark and W Hancock Sts, Milledgeville, GA   

Flannery O'Connor's Andalusia Farm   -   GHS 5-3
  2628 North Columbia St, Milledgeville, GA WM6ZZ2   

Fort Defiance   -   DAR 
  at the intersection of South Jefferson Street and East Hancock Street (Georgia Route 22/24), Milledgeville, GA   

Fort Wilkinson   -   GHM 005-23
  At Vinson Highway and Fort Wilkinson Dr, Milledgeville, GA WM70Q8   

Fort Winston   -   DAR 

Georgia State Penitentiary   -    L14
  231 West Hancock Street, Milledgeville, GA      

Georgia's Secession Convention   -   GHS 5-4
  Old Statehouse, Greene St, Milledgeville, GA   

Howell Cobb Plantation   -   GHM 005-17
  Old Monticello Rd and Nelson Rd, about 6 miles NW of Ga 22 WM6ZYH   

In Commemoration of Marquis De Lafayette   -   DAR 
  on the grounds of the Old State Capital, Milledgeville, GA. WM4G9F   

In Commemoration of the Planning and Layout of Milledgeville   -   DNR 
  in the median of N. Jefferson St. just north of the E. Hancock St. intersection. WM70HK   

In Commemoration of the Safeguarding of the Great Seal   -   DNR 
  in the lawn of the building across the street from the courthouse in Milledgeville, GA WM7008   

Jarrett Springs   -    
  on North Wayne St. near West Thomas St., Milledgeville, GA      

John Clark House   -   GHM 005-4
  Ga 243 below junction with US 441 south of Milledgeville, GA WM70QB   

Junction of 20th and 14th Corps   -   GHM 005-13
  Ga 22 at junction with Ga 212 WM6ZYQ   

Masonic Temple of Benevolent Lodge No. 3 F.& A.M.   -   F. & A. M. 
  on Masonic building at N. Wayne & East Hancock Sts, Milledge WM4G9Y   

Milledgeville State Hospital   -   GHM 005-24
  In front of Powell Building, State Hospital, Milledgeville, GA WM70QA   

Montpelier   -   GHM 005-7
  Ga 22/24 just west of where they split, east of Oconee River WM70Q6   

Old Fort Fidius (1793-1797)   -   GHM 005-5
  Ga 22/24 at King St, 1/4 mile east of the Oconee River WM70HW   

Old Fort Wilkinson   -   DAR 
  Rock Hill Road east of Vinson Highway (County Route 112), Milledgeville, GA      

Old Garrison Trail   -   GHM 005-6
  Ga 49 west of Milledgeville at Allen Memorial Drive   

Old Governor's Mansion   -   GHM 005-1B
  South Clark St south of Hancock St, Milledgeville, GA WM4G97   

Old Oglethorpe University   -   GHM 005-21
  Ivey Drive at Allem Memorial Drive, Milledgeville, GA WMNPYD   

Old State Bank   -   GHM 005-9
  E Greene and S Wilkinson Sts, Milledgeville, GA   

Old State Capitol   -   GHM 005-1A
  West Hancock and Jefferson Streets, Milledgeville, GA WM4G99   

Provost Guard Campsite   -   GHM 005-16
  6 East Greene Street at Jefferson Street, Milledgeville, GA WM4155

Rear Admiral John W. Wilcox   -    
  Memory Hill Cemetery on Liberty St, Milledgeville, GA      

Route of Gen. Kilpatrick's Cavalry   -   GHM 005-15
  5 US 441 at junction with Ga 243 at Scottsboro WMNPVD   

Route of the Twentieth Corps   -   GHM 005-11
  West Greene and North Jackson Streets, Milledgeville, GA WM70B9   

Sacred Heart Catholic Church   -   GHM 005-26
  East Hancock and Jefferson Streets, Milledgeville, GA WM4G9B   

Site of Fort Defiance   -   DAR 
  in the median of West Hancock and Jefferson Streets, Milledgeville, GA. WM4GA4   

St. Stephen's Episcopal Church   -   GHM 005-8
  South Wayne Street at Washington Street, Milledgeville, GA WM702X   

State College   -   GHM 005-29
  North Clark St south of Montgomery St, Milledgeville, GA WM6ZZ9

State House Square   -    L16
  201 East Greene Street, Milledgeville, GA      

Statehouse Square   -   GHM 005-19
  South Wayne and East Greene Streets, Milledgeville, GA WM4G9R   

The Allen Strain   -    
  front of the old Baldwin County Courthouse, West Hancock Street, Milledgeville, GA      

The Great Seal of Georgia   -   GHM 005-20
  Courthouse, Hancock and Wilkinson Streets, Milledgeville, GA WM6ZZZ   

The March to the Sea   -   GHM 005-18
  North Clark St south of W. Montgomery St, Milledgeville, GA WMNPYX   

The Methodist Church   -   UDC 
  between S. Wilkinson Street and S. Clarke Street, Milledgeville's Memory Hill Cemetery, Milledgeville, GA      

The Milledgeville Hotel and Oliver Hardy   -   GHS 5-2
  At Greene and Wayne St, Milledgeville, GA. WM4G9K   

The Old Governor's Mansion   -    L14
  120 South Clarke Street, Milledgeville, GA      

The Rock Landing   -   GHM 005-22
  Ga 22/24 at King St, 1/4 mile east of the Oconee River WM70HY   

The Unknown Soldiers of Brown Hospital   -    
  between S. Wilkinson St and S. Clarke St, East Section E, of Memory Hill Cemetery,      

Tom's Ford   -   DAR 

Tomlinson Fort House   -   GHM 005-25
  South Liberty and West Greene Streets, Milledgeville, GA WMNPYB   

Troup-Clark Political Feud   -   GHM 005-27
  Jefferson Street at East Greene St, Milledgeville, GA WM4153   


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P  - There is a picture of the marker on the detail page.
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