Glynn County (063)

Historic Markers Across Georgia

 

Glynn County was created on Feb. 5, 1777.

The county seat is in Brunswick, GA.,
and the county is 583.1 Square Miles in area.



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  FIPS Code: 13127

  Information about Glynn County, Georgia, from Wikipedia.

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

 

There are 119 Historic Markers in Glynn County.

1800 Emanuel United Methodist Church   -   UMC 
  US 82 at Ratcliff Rd, 2 miles west of US 17 WM9VNG    P*

A Clash Of Cultures   -    
  In the Bloody Marsh unit of the Ft. Fredericka National Monument on Demere Rd, Saint Simons Island, GA WMGP63    P*

A Man Named Wesley Passed This Way (Side 1)   -    
  At Epworth-By-The-Sea, St Simons Island, GA WM6R4D    P*

A Mission By The Sea (Side 1)   -    
  At Epworth-By-The-Sea, St Simons Island, GA WM6R4C    P*

A New House?   -   NPS 
  Fort Frederica National Monument, Saint Simons Island, GA      

Battle of Bloody Marsh   -   GSCD 
  In the Bloody Marsh unit of the Ft. Fredericka National Monument on Demere Rd, Saint Simons Island, GA WMGP60    P*

Battle of Gully Hole Creek   -   GHM 063-42
  Frederica Rd, 0.2 mi S of Christ Episcopal church, St Simons, GA WM6R3K    P*

Blue Star Memorial Highway   -   GCG 
  Visitor's Center, I-95 South between exits 42 and 38, just north of Brunswick WM3ECM    P*

Blue Star Memorial Highway   -   GCG 
  along the Georgia coast off US 17 in Glenn Overlook Park. WM6QZ9    P*

Boys Estate (Elizafield Plantation)   -   GHM 063-22
  US 17/Ga 25 at junction with Ga 99 WM6R5R    P*

Broad Street   -   NPS 
  Fort Frederica National Monument, Saint Simons Island, GA      

Brown Cottage Chimney: McEvers Bayard Brown, New York Banker   -   GHM 063-27
  Riverview Drive at the south edge of the airport, Jekyll Isl   

Brunswick Stew   -    
  on I-95 (at milepost 40) when traveling south. WMQY0C      

Brunswick's "Liberty Ships"   -    
  in park at Bay and Gloucester Sts., Brunswick WM37QH    P*

Cannon's Point Plantation   -   GHS 63-9
  on Lawrence Road 3 miles north of Frederica Road, on the right when traveling north. WM9TZE    P*

Capt Mark Carr (1702-1767)   -   DAR 
  On Newcastle St between Mansfield St and Howe St, Brunswick, GA. WM6QYW    P*

Captain Gascoigne   -    
  in a small park at the south end of Arthur J. Moore Dr, St. Simons Island, GA. WMGNJ5    P*

Captain Wylly Road   -   GHM 063-29
  Beachview Drive and Captain Wylly Road, Jekyll Island, GA WMGPRY    P*

Cassina Garden Club Houses   -    
  At old cabins on Arthur J. Moore Dr, St Simons Island, GA WM6R4B    P*

Christ Church Cemetery   -   GHM 063-35A
  Frederica Rd at Christ Episcopal Church, St Simons Island, GA WM2WE    P*

Christ Episcopal Church   -   GHM 063-33A
  Frederica Road at the church, St Simons Island, GA WM2WD    P*

Claflin-Porter Cottage "Mistletoe"   -   GHM 063-33
  Riverview Drive south of the hotel, Jekyll Island, GA   

Colored Memorial School and Risley High School   -   GHS 63-5
  at Risley Learning Center, 1800 Albany St., Brunswick WMF3V3    P*

Confederate Battery   -   GHM 063-38
  Riverview Dr, south of Horton house by airport, Jekyll Island, GA WM3V94    P*

Couper's Point   -    
  Near St Simons Lighthouse on 12th street. WM6R1P    P*

Crane Cottage: Solterra   -   GHM 063-37
  Riverview Drive north of the hotel, Jekyll Island, GA

Dedicated to the Veterans of 1898 -1902   -    
  at the intersection of G Street and Reynolds Street, Glynn County Courthouse, Brunswick, GA    P*

Delegal's Fort   -   GHM 063-39
  Ocean Blvd, 0.1 mile north of Demere Rd, St Simons Island, GA WM2135    P*

Demere Road   -   GHM 063-3
  Demere Road and East Beach Causeway, St Simons Island, GA WM6QZQ    P*

Early History of St. Simons Island   -    
  101 12th Street, Saint Simons Island, GA WMGNW3    P*

Epworth By The Sea (Side 2)   -    
  At Epworth-By-The-Sea, St Simons Island, GA WM6R4C    P*

Epworth Pioneers (Side 1)   -    
  At Epworth-By-The-Sea, St Simons Island, GA WM6R3X    P*

Epworth-By-The-Sea   -    
  On Arthur J Moore Rd, south of Epworth Rd. WM6R42    P*

First Transcontinental Call   -   GHM 063-30
  Riverview Dr S of the hotel near Indian Mound, Jekyll Island, GA

Fort Frederica   -    
  At the Fort Frederica National Monument near Frederica Rd. WM6R2R    P*

Fort Saint Simons   -   WPA/DAC 
  On Ocean Blvd near 8th St WM6R0D   

Fort St Simons   -    
  Between 12th and 13th Streets WM6R18    P*

Frederica - Candlemaker   -   NPS 
  at Fort Frederica National Monument on Mimosa Dr., Saint Simons Island, GA      

Frederica - Huts and Houses   -   NPS 
  at Fort Frederica National Monument on Mimosa Dr., Saint Simons Island, GA      

Frederica - Indian Interpreter   -   NPS 
  at Fort Frederica National Monument on Mimosa Dr., Saint Simons Island, GA      

Frederica - Military Road   -   NPS 
  at Fort Frederica National Monument on Mimosa Dr., Saint Simons Island, GA      

Frederica - Oglethorpe   -   GSCD 
  at Fort Frederica National Monument on Mimosa Dr., Saint Simons Island, GA    P*

Frederica - Old Burial Ground   -   NPS 
  at Fort Frederica National Monument on Mimosa Dr., Saint Simons Island, GA      

Frederica - The Barricks   -   NPS 
  at Fort Frederica National Monument on Mimosa Dr., Saint Simons Island, GA      

Frederica - The Fort   -   NPS 
  at Fort Frederica National Monument on Mimosa Dr., Saint Simons Island, GA WMGJF2    P*

Gascoigne Bluff   -   GHM 063-12
  Hamilton Rd and Arthur J. Moore Dr, St Simons Island, GA WM6R47    P*

Gascoigne Bluff   -   GHM 063-13
  in the small park at the south end of Arthur J. Moore Rd. St Simons Island, GAIsland, GA WMGN9H    P*

Georgia's First Brewery   -   GHM 063-19
  Riverview Drive just south of Major Horton Dr, Jekyll Island, GA   

German Village   -   GHM 063-8
  Lawrence Rd at Village Dr, 1.2 mi N of Frederica Rd, St Simons Island, GA WM9VBC    P*

Glynn County   -   GHM 063-21
  Courthouse, G and Union Streets, Brunswick WM6QYF    P*

Gould Casino   -   GHM 063-26
  Plantation Road north of hotel at auditorium, Jekyll Island, GA

Hamilton Plantation   -   GHS 63-8
  On Arthur J. Moore Dr at Hamilton Rd. WM6R46    P*

Hampton Plantation   -   GHS 63-10
  on Lawrence Road, Saint Simons Island, GA WMGP66   

Harrington Hall   -   GHM 063-9
  Lawrence Rd, 0.6 mile north of Frederica Rd, St Simons Island, GA WM9VA0    P*

Hopeton-on-the-Altamaha Home of James Hamilton Couper   -   GHM 063-23
  US 17/Ga 25 at junction with Ga 99 near the Altamaha River WM6R5V    P*

Horton House   -    
  900 Riverview Drive, Jekyll Island, GA WMGR4W    P*

Horton House Historic Site - Building a Home to Last   -    
  at the intersection of Riverview Drive and Major Horton Road, Jekyll Island, GA WMGPYW    P*

Horton House Historic Site - European Influence   -    
  on Riverview Drive, near the Horton House Ruins, Jekyll Island, GA. WMGPYP    P*

Horton House Historic Site - The du Bignon Family   -    
  on Riverview Drive, near the Horton House Ruins, Jekyll Island, GA.      

Horton House Historic Site - the French Emigre'   -    
  Riverview Drive near Major Horton Road, Jekyll Island, GA WMGPYG    P*

Horton House Historic Site - Warehouse Ruins   -    
  on Riverview Drive, near the Horton House Ruins, Jekyll Island, GA. WMGR4K    P*

Horton House Historic Site – A legacy Continues   -    
  on Riverview Drive, near the Horton House Ruins, Jekyll Island, GA. WMGR47    P*

Horton House Historic Site – Age of Exploration --
  -    
  on Riverview Drive, near the Horton House Ruins, Jekyll Island, GA.      

Horton House Historic Site – From Forest to Plantation --
  -    
  on Riverview Drive, near the Horton House Ruins, Jekyll Island, GA.      

Horton House Historic Site – Tides of Change --
  -    
  on Riverview Drive, near the Horton House Ruins, Jekyll Island, GA.      

Indian Mound Rockefeller Cottage   -   GHM 063-20
  Riverview Drive south of the hotel, Jekyll Island, GA   

JEKYLL ISLAND 9 MI. LONG, 1-1/4 MI. WIDE, 11 MI. OF BEACH.   -   GHM 063-14
  Ben Fortson Parkway at entrance to island

Jekyll Island Club Wharf   -   GHM 063-28
  Off Riverview Drive at the wharf, Jekyll Island, GA WM6QW1    P*

Jennings Cottage "Villa Ospo"   -   GHM 063-25
  Riverview Drive north of hotel, Jekyll Island, GA

Keepers of the Light   -    
  101 12th Street, Saint Simons Island, GA WMGRC4    P*

Lanier Oak   -   ACH 
  US 17/Ga 25, 0.4 mi S of road to St Simons Island, GA, Brunswick   

Lanier's Oak   -   GHM 063-10
  US 17/Ga 25, 0.4 mi S of road to St Simons Island, GA, Brunswick WM2WG    P*

Le Sieur Christophe Anne Poulain du Bignon(1739-1825), Horton - du Bignon House, du Bignon Burial Ground   -   GHM 063-18
  Riverview Drive and Major Horton Drives, Jekyll Island, GA WM30W0    P*

Lovely Lane Chapel (Side 2)   -    
  At Epworth-By-The-Sea, St Simons Island, GA WM6R4D    P*

M.E. Thompson and the Purchase of Jekyll Island   -   GHM 063-41
  Near junction of Riverview Dr and Stable Rd, Jekyll Island, GA WM3V95   

Major William Horton   -   GHM 063-15
  Riverview Drive and Major Horton Drives, Jekyll Island, GA WMGPTH    P*

Mark Carr   -   GHM 063-1
  Union Street and First Avenue, Brunswick WMF367    P*

Men of Means - Sans Souci   -    
  371 Riverview Drive, Jekyll Island, GA WMGRC9    P*

Mess Kettle from the "Wanderer"   -   GHM 063-17
  At the wharf on Riverview Drive, Jekyll Island, GA   

Military Road   -   GHM 063-40
  Frederica Rd, 0.4 mi S of Christ Episcopal church, St Simons, GA WMNWAC   

Morgan Tennis Court   -   GHM 063-32
  Plantation Road behind the hotel, Jekyll Island, GA

Needwood Baptist Church and Needwood School   -   GHS 067-1
  at the church 2 miles S of Hofwyl-Broadfield Plantation on US 17 WM3CH    P*

Old Post Road   -   GHM 063-4B
  Ga 32 and Post Road, at Brantley County line WMNWAB   

Old Spanish Garden   -   GHM 063-6
  Demere Road and Ocean Boulevard, St Simons Island, GA WM24ZQ    P*

Paul Redfern's Pioneering Flight to Brazil --
  -   [unnumbered and uncredited 
  at the Cloister on Sea Island      

Pike's Bluff   -    
  On Lawrence Rd N Frederica Park and the Alice Richards Botanical Trail, St Simons Island, GA. WM9TZ8    P*

Poulain DuBignon and the DuBignon Burying Ground   -   GHM 063-18
  RiverviewDrive and Major Horton Drives, Jekyll Island, GA (Replaced) WMGPTA    P*

Pulitzer-Albright Cottage   -   GHM 063-34B
  Riverview Drive south of the hotel, Jekyll Island, GA   

Retreat Plantation   -   GHS 63-7 (2007.6)
  Kings Way, .2 miles NW of Frederica Road/Retreat Av., St. Simons WMGN9X    P*

Reverends John & Charles Wesley / Wesley Memorial Garden   -    
  east side of Fort Frederica Road at the Wesley Memorial Garden, just south of the entrance to Fort Frederica, St. Simons Island, GA WMGNHV    P*

S.S. Oklahoma and Esso Baton Rouge Attacked by U-123   -   GHS 63-3
  Old Coast Guard Station, 4201 First Street, St. Simons Island, GA WM2133    P*

Sans Souci: Club Cottage   -   GHM 063-36
  Just south of the hotel, Jekyll Island, GA

Shoemaker and Soldier   -   NPS 
  Fort Frederica National Monument, Saint Simons Island, GA      

Shrady-James Cottage "Cherokee Cottage"   -   GHM 063-24
  Plantation Road behind the hotel, Jekyll Island, GA

Sidney Lanier: Georgia's Greatest Poet   -   GHM 063-2
  Albany Street just off George Street, Brunswick WMF3B5    P*

Sinclair Plantation   -   GHM 063-4A
  Lawrence Rd, 1.8 mi N of Frederica Rd, St Simons Island, GA WM9VA9    P*

Slave Cabin   -   GHM 063-7
  Frederica and Demere Roads, St Simons Island, GA WM6R1X    P*

St. Simons Island   -   UMC 
  Opposite Fort Frederica entrance, St. Simons Island, GA WM6R36    P*

St. Simons Park   -   GHS 63-4
  at the park on Mallery St., St. Simons Island, GA WMGNJC    P*

St. Simons Trolley Stop   -    
  Next to parking lot near fishing wharf on St. Simons Island, GA WM24ZP    P*

Strong Walls From Refuse   -   NPS 
  Fort Frederica National Monument, Saint Simons Island, GA      

Susannah Wesley "The Mother of Methodism" (Side 2)   -    
  At Epworth-By-The-Sea, St Simons Island, GA WM6R3X    P*

Tabby   -   GHM 063-16
  Riverview Drive and Major Horton Drives, Jekyll Island, GA WM3V9B    P*

Taking Care of Family   -    
  381 Riverview Drive, Jekyll Island, GA      

Tavernkeepers   -   NPS 
  Fort Frederica National Monument, Saint Simons Island, GA      

The Active Life   -    
  in front of the Chichota cottage ruins on Riverview Drive 0.3 miles south of Stable Road, Jekyll Island, GA      

The Boat House Site   -   GHM 063-31
  Riverview Drive south of Stable Rd, Jekyll Island, GA WM3V97   

The First Lighthouse -- 1810   -    
  at the St. Simons lighthouse museum, on 13th Street, St Simons Island, GA. WMAKKB    P*

The Flesh Market   -   NPS 
  Fort Frederica National Monument, Saint Simons Island, GA      

The Georgia Navy   -   GHS 63-6
  on Frederica Rd just north of Mimosa Rd and the Fort Frederica National Monument Visitor's Center, St. Simons Island, GA WM9VNR    P*

The Historic St. Simons Light Station   -    
  at the St. Simons lighthouse museum, on 13th Street, St Simons Island, GA. WMAKYG    P*

The Military Road   -   WPA/DAR 
  On Frederica Rd between Spanish Oak Cove and Murray Ln. WM6R3M    P*

The Spanish on Jekyll Island   -   GHM 063-35
  Beachview Drive at Clam Creek Road, Jekyll Island, GA WM6QVN    P*

The Town Wall   -   NPS 
  Fort Frederica National Monument, Saint Simons Island, GA      

The Wesley Oak   -   GHM 063-34A
  Frederica Rd at Christ Episcopal church, St Simons Island, GA WM6R3D    P*

The World is my Parish   -    
  At the Fort Frederica National Monument near Frederica Rd WM6R32    P*

Union School - Brookman Community   -    
  On Gillard Terrace about 100 yards west of Galilee Road south of US 82 (west of I-95) west of Brunswick, GA   

Up In Smoke   -    
  at the south end of the Crane Cottage garden, just beyond the fountain, on the walkway to the Jekyll Island Club, Jekyll Island, GA      

William Bartram Trail Traced 1773-1777   -   GCG 
  Frederica Rd past the entrance to Fort Frederica, St Simons WMGJ6Y    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.

 

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