Burke County (017)

Historic Markers Across Georgia


Burke County was created on Feb. 5, 1777.

The county seat is in Waynesboro, GA.,
and the county is 835.1 Square Miles in area.

  Click here to visit the Burke county home page.

  FIPS Code: 13033

  Information about Burke County, Georgia, from Wikipedia.

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


There are 29 Historic Markers in Burke County.

Bark Camp Church   -   GHM 017-9A
  Ga 56 about 4 miles NE of Midville at Bark Camp Church Rd WM7V7V   

Bark Camp Church   -   DAR 
  Bark Camp Church Road, Midville, GA      

Bellevue Plantation   -   GHM 017-18
  Private Property WM7V93   

Botsford Church-1773   -   GHM 017-3
  GA 56 to Cates Mead Rd, R on Seven Oaks Rd, L on Botsford Church WM7VJ1   

Burke County   -   GHM 017-6
  Courthouse in Waynesboro, GA WM7VA8   

Burke County's 8 Governors   -   GHM 017-8
  Courthouse in Waynesboro, GA WM7W5F   

Cavalry Skirmish at Thomas' Station   -   GHM 017-15
  US 25/Ga 21 at Idlewild Rd WMNR46   

Dr. Lyman Hall   -   GHM 017-9B
  Ga 56 at McBean Creek and River Road   

First Presbyterian Church   -   GHM 017-4
  Williams and Myrick Streets, Waynesboro, GA, (east of US 25) WM7VDB   

Ivanhoe Plantation 1765   -    
  West Quaker Road, Waynesboro, GA WM7VDA   

Old Church   -   GHM 017-5
  Old Quaker Rd, about 6 mi S of Waynesboro, 1/4 mi W of Ga 24   

Old Quaker Road   -   GHM 017-1
  Ga 24 at the Burke-Screven County line WM7WE0   

Old Quaker Road   -   GHM 017-2
  US 25 and Ga 24 junction in south part of Waynesboro, GA WM7VWP   

Original Site Sardis Baptist Church   -    
  on Old Sardis Road west of Cemetery St, Sardis, GA      

Pine Barren Crossroads   -    R-18
  at the intersection of Old Savannah Road and East Main Street (Georgia Route 56), Midville, GA      

Sardis Baptist Church   -   GHM 124-21
  At 1120 Pine Street, in Sardis W of Ga 24 WM7WDR   

Shell Bluff   -   WPA US 25 B-4
  Liberty & Seventh Streets, Waynesboro, GA, (N of courthouse) WM7VDA   

Sherman at Midville   -   GHM 017-11
  Ga 17 at Ga 305/Ga 56 in Midville, GA

Sherman's Left Wing   -   GHM 017-17
  Ga 24 at Alexander WM7VX0   

Site of Planters Electric Membership Corporation   -   EMC 
  Private Property WM7V8Z   

Skirmish at Ivanhoe Plantation   -    L-24
  West Quaker Rd 1.9 miles west of Cohen Rd., Waynesboro, GA      

Skirmish at Rocky Creek Church   -   GHM 017-13
  Ga 24 at Rocky Creek about 5 miles SW of Waynesboro, GA      

The 14th Corps at Lumpkin's Station   -   GHM 017-12
  1/2 mile east of US 25 at Munnerlyn, GA WM7W1G   

The Brier Creek Bridges   -   GHM 017-14
  Ga 56 about 4 miles northeast of Waynesboro at Brier Creek   

The Cavalry Actions at Waynesboro   -   GHM 017-16
  Junction of US 25 and Ga 24 in (south) Waynesboro, GA WM7VWR   

The J.D. Roberts Home   -    L-25
  536 South Liberty Street, Waynesboro, GA      

To Honor George Washington   -   DAR 
  South Liberty Street (U.S. 25) at West 6th Street (Georgia Route 80), Waynesboro GA 30830   

Washington's Southern Tour   -   GHS 017-1
  In front of Courthouse, Waynesboro, GA WM7VD8   

Waynesborough   -   GHM 017-10
  Courthouse in Waynesboro, GA WM7VD9   


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.