Elbert County (052)

Historic Markers Across Georgia

 

Elbert County was created on Feb. 10, 1790.

The county seat is in Elberton, GA.,
and the county is 374.6 Square Miles in area.



  FIPS Code: 13105

  Information about Elbert County, Georgia, from Wikipedia.

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

 

There are 22 Historic Markers in Elbert County.

Battle of Cherokee Ford - 11 Feb. 1779   -    
  The marker is located on the Richard B. Rucker State Park in Elbert County.      

Bethlehem Methodist Church   -   GHM 052-7
  Just off Ga 72 about 12 miles southeast of Elberton WM7J75    P*

Coldwater Methodist Church   -   GHM 052-10
  Coldwater Creek Rd SE of Nuberg, off Ga 77 WM893Z    P*

Colonist's Crossing   -   GHM 052-8A
  GA 72 at Bobby Brown State Park Rd., about 1 mile west of the Savannah River. WM7J78    P*

Elbert County   -   GHM 052-13
  Courthouse in Elberton, GA WM17NC    P*

Elbert County Courthouse   -    
  in front of the Elbert County Courthouse on S., Oliver Street near Church Street, Elberton, GA. WM8A13    P*

Falling Creek Baptist Church   -   GHM 052-11
  Ga 77 about 3 miles south of Elberton WM7J70    P*

Gov. Heard's Grave   -   GHM 052-5
  At DAR park in Heardmont, north of Ga 72 WM7J74   

Gov. Heard's Home   -   GHM 052-4
  Ga 72 at road to Heardmont, southeast of Middleton WM7J72    P*

Grave of General Wiley Thompson   -   GHM 052-14
  Courthouse in Elberton, GA WM17NH    P*

Memorial Park History   -    
  Marker is at Memorial Park on N Oliver St (Georgia Route 77), Elberton, GA. WM8A15    P*

Nancy Hart   -   GHM 052-9A
  GA 17 at River Road, about 10 miles south of Elberton WM7J97    P*

Nancy Hart   -    
  Located next to the replica of the Hart Cabin in the Nancy Hart State Park on River Road. WM89WD    P*

Nancy Hart Spring   -   WPA 
  Located in the Nancy Hart State Park on River Road. WM89WG    P*

Old Dan Tucker   -   GHM 052-12
  Ga 72 at road to Heardmont, southeast of Middleton WM17N9    P*

Old Post Road   -   GHM 052-3
  Courthouse in Elberton, GA WM17NN    P*

Samuel Elbert   -    
  at the old Seaboard Airline train depot on N Oliver St (Georgia Route 77), Elberton, GA. WM8A17    P*

Site of Petersburg   -   GHM 052-9B
  Bobby Brown State Park      

Stinchcomb Methodist Church   -   GHM 052-8B
  GA 17 about 4 miles northwest of Elberton WM7JBA    P*

The Christmas Tree House   -    
  at 305 Heard St, Elberton, GA. WM8A19    P*

The Granite Bowl   -    
  Located in a small park next to the stadium on College Avein front of the Elbert County Courthouse on S., Oliver Street near Church Street, Elberton, GA. WM8A1E    P*

Van's Creek Baptist Church   -   GHM 052-6
  At the church on Ruckersville Circle, Ruckersville, GA. WM8950    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.