Banks County (006)

Historic Markers Across Georgia


Banks County was created on Feb. 11, 1858.

The county seat is in Homer, GA.,
and the county is 233.9 Square Miles in area.

  Click here to visit the Banks county home page.

  FIPS Code: 13011

  Information about Banks County, Georgia, from Wikipedia.

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


There are 12 Historic Markers in Banks County.

Banks County   -   GHM 006-7B
  old Courthouse in Homer on US 441 WM3F5    P*

Battle of Narrows   -   GHM 006-3B
  City park on northbound lanes of US 441 34°29.423N, 83°31.969W WM5DX    P*

Hawkins Line   -   GHM 006-2
  City park on northbound lanes of US 441 34°29.391N, 83°31.966W WM5DV    P*

Indian Boundary   -   GHM 006-1
  Southbound lanes of US 441 just north of intersection with Old Hwy 441 N WM5FM    P*

Leatherwood Baptist Church   -   GHM 006-6
  Ga 105 4 miles east of US 441 south of Baldwin

Line Baptist Church   -   GHM 006-3
  US 441 1/4 mile S of Mile Marker 15 south of Hollingsworth WM7778    P*

Middle River Volunteers   -    
  at the intersection of Georgia Route 105 and Carnes Circle, Baldwin, GA    P*

Mt. Pleasant Church   -   GHM 006-7
  Ga 51 west of Damascus Rd (old Ga 184) east of Homer WMPF8    P*

Nails Creek Baptist Church   -   GHM 006-5
  Ga 51 immediately west of junction with Ga 63 WMPEY    P*

Privy - Circa 1948   -    
  ocated in the Heritage Village, part of the Hurricane Shoals Park, 416 Hurricane Shoals Road, Maysville, GA    P*

Revolutionary Battleground   -   GHM 006-7A
  Damascus Rd (old Ga 184) at middle fork of Broad River      

The Hurricane Shoals Covered Bridge   -    
  on Hurricane Shoals Park Road 0.1 miles south of Wheeler Cemetery Rd, Maysville, GA    P*


M  - The marker is missing.
P  - There is a picture of the marker on the detail page.
P* - There is a picture of the marker on the detail page and I have personally visited this marker.
R  - The marker has been removed.

Waymark of *NE - This marker is not eligible to be waymarked.