Early County (049)

Historic Markers Across Georgia


Early County was created on Feb. 15, 1818.

The county seat is in Blakely, GA.,
and the county is 516.3 Square Miles in area.

  Click here to visit the Early county home page.

  FIPS Code: 13099

  Information about Early County, Georgia, from Wikipedia.

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


There are 26 Historic Markers in Early County.

Blakely, Georgia 1825-1975   -    
  on Early Street, Blakely, GA WMMAB7   

Blue Star Memorial   -   GCG 
  at Early County Courthouse, Blakely WMPDY   

Centerville United Methodist Church   -   HCC 
  8 miles S of Blakely on Three Notch Road WMAKV5   

Coheelee Creek Covered Bridge   -   GHS 49-1
  at Fannie Askew Williams Park on Old River Road 2 miles north of Ga 62 WMPBZ   

Coheelee Creek Covered Bridge (Side 1)   -   HCC 
  Fannie Askew Williams Park on Old River Rd 2 miles north of Ga 62 WMAK5M   

Coheelee Creek Covered Bridge 2 mi.   -   HCC 
  Ga 62 at Old River Road at Hilton WMAK5F   

Confederate Flag Pole   -   GHM 049-3
  Courthouse in Blakely WM2VE   

Confederate Navy Yard, Saffold   -   GHM 049-9
  US 84 about 3.5 miles west of Jakin at the river WMAK2Z   

Covered Bridge   -   GHM 049-8
  Ga 62 6 miles SW of Blakely   

Covered Bridge 2 mi.   -   GHM 049-7
  1 mile S of Ga 62 at Sowhatchee Creek   

Early County   -   GHM 049-4
  Courthouse in Blakely WM3Z50   

Fannie Askew Williams Park (Side 2)   -   HCC 
  Coheelee Park at covered bridge, Old River Road off Ga 62 WMPG7   

Hilton School   -   HCC 
  Ga 62 at Hilton WMAKV3   

Hilton United Methodist Church   -   HCC 
  At church in Hilton on road to Coheelee Park WMAKV4   

Kolomoki Mounds Archaeological Area   -   GHM 049-10
  Kolomoki Mounds State Park at Museum   

Kolomoki Mounds State Historic Park   -    
  Mounted on wall inside the door to the museum at the Kolomoki State Park WMBVWN   

Kolomoki Mounds State Park - 4 mi.   -   GHM 049-1
  US 27/Ga 1 about 2 miles north of Blakely at County Road 153 WMBVWT

Kolomoki Mounds State Park - 7 mi.   -   GHM 049-1
  Old US 27 about 2 miles north of Blakely at County Rd 280      

Old Factory Creek   -   HCC 
  Near Clay-Early county line, 9 mi NW of Blakely on Early 141      

Peanut Monument   -    
  on the lawn of the Early County Courthouse in Blakely Georgia WMBVXP   

Sowhatchee Elementary School   -   HCC 
  at the Zion Free Will Baptist Church, 856 Zion Road, Blakely, GA   

The Kolomoki Indian Mounds   -   GHM 049-10
  Kolomoki Mounds State Park at Museum

Three Notch Trail   -   GHM 049-5
  Ga 39 about 4 miles north of Blakely WM8WB6   

Three Notch Trail   -   GHM 049-6
  Ga 39 about 2 miles south of Blakely at Early County Rd 24 WMAKV8   

xBerta Cook Memorial Park --
  Near Rowena on Ga 45, about 7-8 miles south of Arlington, GA   

xConfederate States Navy Yard --
  -   WPA 
  US 84 at the river   


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.


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