Franklin County (059)

Historic Markers Across Georgia


Franklin County was created on Feb. 25, 1784.

The county seat is in Carnesville, GA.,
and the county is 266.4 Square Miles in area.

  FIPS Code: 13119

  Information about Franklin County, Georgia, from Wikipedia.

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


There are 18 Historic Markers in Franklin County.

Blue Star Memorial Highway   -   GCG 
  I-85 southbound Georgia Welcome Center approx. 2 miles south of the South Carolina border P*

Blue Star Memorial Highway   -   GCG 
  Northbound I-85 Rest Area at I-985 junction WM180A    P*

Carroll's Methodist Church   -   GHM 059-3
  on GA 145 at Jackson Bridge Rd, 2 miles southeast of Carnesville. WM5NXC    P*

Carroll's Methodist Church   -   GHM 059-4
  GA 327 and Jackson Bridge Road WM5NXG    P*

Cromer's Mill Covered Bridge   -   GHS 59-3
  located on Baker Rd. of GA 106 south of Carnesville in Franklin County. WM7JCY   

Double Branches Baptist Church   -   GHM 059-6B
  GA 327 at Double Branches Church Rd, NE of Jackson Bridge Rd WM5NXP    P*

Dr. Stewart D. Brown, Sr.   -   GHM 059-2
  US 29 in Royston WM7JHR   

Franklin County   -   GHM 059-1
  1 Courthouse on GA 59 in Carnesville WM5NX8    P*

Hebron Presbyterian Church   -   GHM 059-6
  GA 59 near the Banks County line, Carnesville GA WMG9MD   

Historical Franklin Springs   -    
  Spring Street south of West Main Street (U.S. 29), Franklin Springs, GA WMGADH   

Historical Franklin Springs   -    
  Spring Street south of West Main Street (U.S. 29) near Turner St., Franklin Springs, GA WMGADN   

Old Federal Road Historic District   -   GHS 59-2
  At Bond-Harber House on GA 59 1/4 mile north of GA 51 WM7JDH   

Poplar Springs Baptist Church   -   GHM 059-8
  On GA 328 about 5 miles north of Lavonia WM5NXW    P*

Poplar Springs Methodist Camp Ground   -   GHM 059-5
  On GA 327 about 2.5 miles south of Jackson Bridge Road WM7JHP   

Red Hill School   -   GHS 59-1
  GA 106, 4 miles north of I-85, Red Hill Community WM5NXY    P*

The Franklin Springs   -   GHM 059-9
  Town Hall, US 29, Franklin Springs WM7JJ2   

Ty Cobb The Georgia Peach   -   GHM 059-10
  At City Hall on US 29 in Royston WMXKC   

Tyrus Raymond Cobb - "The Georgia Peach"   -    
  in the open courtyard between the wings of Royston City Hall at 634 Franklin Springs Street, Royston, GA   


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.