Gordon County (064)

Historic Markers Across Georgia


Gordon County was created on Feb. 13, 1850.

The county seat is in Calhoun, GA.,
and the county is 357.6 Square Miles in area.

  Click here to visit the Gordon county home page.

  FIPS Code: 13129

  Information about Gordon County, Georgia, from Wikipedia.

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


There are 41 Historic Markers in Gordon County.

Atlanta Campaign Resaca May 13-15, 1864   -   USDI 
  Pavillion on US 41 at road to Resaca Confederate Cemetery WM2KRT    P*

Battle of Lay's Ferry   -   GHM 064-19
  Herrington Bend Rd at Hunt Rd off Ga 156 at New Zion Church WM2H46    P*

Battle of Resaca   -   GHM 064-5
  West of US 41 0.4 miles on Rooker Rd, north of Resaca WM2H2E    P*

Battle of Resaca   -   GHM 064-9
  At Hall Memorial and Hall Rd just S of Ga 136 W of Resaca WM2H2H    P*

Battle of Resaca   -   GHM 064-11
  US 41 and Ga 136 in Resaca, just north of Resaca Fire Dept. WM7BX    P*

Battle of Resaca   -   GHM 064-13
  Ga 136 at Fain Brown Rd, west of I-75 WM2H2M    P*

Battle of Resaca   -   GHM 155-3
  On Chitwood Road, .75 mile east of US 41 WM2H42    P*

Battle of Resaca May 14, 1864   -   GHM 064-6
  On Chitwood Rd .3 mile east of US 41 WM2H40    P*

Battle of Resaca May 14, 1864   -   GHM 064-7
  US 41 at Confederate Cemetery Road north of Resaca WM682    P*

Battle of Resaca May 14-15, 1864   -   GHM 064-3
  Chitwood Rd at US 41 WM2H3Q    P*

Battle of Resaca May 14-15, 1864   -   GHM 064-4
  Chitwood Rd at US 41 WM2H3W    P*

Battle of Resaca May 14-15, 1864   -   GHM 064-10
  southbound on I-75 in Rest Area 35 south of Ga 136 exit WM2W82 P*

Battle of Rome Cross Roads   -   GHM 064-20
  Ga 53 at McDanial Station Rd west of Calhoun   

Big Spring   -   GHM 064-24
  At crossroads at Dew's Lake on road leading N from Sonora WM2HCN    P*

Blue Star Memorial Highway   -   GCG 
  northbound on I-75 in Rest Area 34 just north of Ga 140 Calhoun, Ga. WM68T    P*

Blue Star Memorial Highway   -   GCG 
  In the parking lot of the Calhoun Depot on King St between Court St, and Oothcalooga St. Calhouin, GA. WM67HD    P*

Calhoun, Ga. May 16, 1864   -   GHM 064-16
  In front of post office in Calhoun on US 41 WM2G4Q    P*

Cherokee Nation   -   GHM 064-32
  northbound on I-75 in Rest Area 34 just north of Ga 140 WM68V    P*

Confederate Cemetery Resaca   -   GHM 064-16
  Cemetery 2 miles north of Resaca and east of US 41 WM67R    P*

Daffodil Farm --
  On Brays Rd just S of Nelson Lake Rd south of Calhoun   

Field's Mill & Ferry   -   GHM 064-23
  SE of Pine Chapel on Pine Chapel Rd at Coosawattee River WM6643    P*

Gordon County   -   GHM 064-14
  Courthouse in Calhoun WMD34    P*

Harlan's Crossroads: Maj. Gen. John M. Schofield's   -   GHM 064-21
  Ga 225 at Pine Chapel Rd (3 mi north of Coosawatee River) WM2H00    P*

Historic Liberty Cumberland Presbyterian Church   -    
  1115 Liberty Road, just east of GA 53, Calhoun, GA   

Johnston's Rear Guard Stops McPherson   -   GHM 064-18
  Ga 53 at Oothcaloga Creek west of Calhoun WM67CJ    P*

Lay's Ferry   -   GHM 064-12
  Ga 136C at Hall Memorial Rd about 4 miles west of Calhoun WM67CN    P*

McClure's Ferry   -   GHM 064-22
  East of Ga 225 on Pine Chapel Rd across from Pine Chapel WM2G5N    P*

Moravian Mission   -   GHM 064-27
  US 41 about 4 miles south of Calhoun (Deleted)   

New Echota Cemetery   -   GHM 064-30
  South of Ga 225 on Newtown Ch Rd, just west of New Echota WMD32    P*

New Echota Cherokee National Capital   -   GHM 064-29
  Off Ga 225 at New Echota parking area, NE of Calhoun WMD14    P*

New Echota Ferry   -   GHM 064-31
  Ga 225 at New Echota parking area NE of Calhoun WMD12    P*

Old Sonora P.O. Now Sonoraville   -   GHM 064-26
  Ga 53 at the crossroads in Sonoraville WM2HCJ    P*

Oothcaloga Mission   -   GHM 064-28
  North of Union Grove Rd on Belwood Rd just east of I-75 WM2H4C P*

Oothcaloga Valley   -   GHM 064-1
  US 41 at Taylor Bridge Rd 1 mile N of the Bartow County line WM224D P*

Polk's Line Withdrawn to Resaca   -   GHM 064-14-2
  2 West of Resaca on Ga 136 just west of I-75 interchange WM2H2N    P*

Richard Peters' Plantation   -   GHM 064-25
  E. Belmont and Plantation Drive, Calhoun WM2G5E P*

Roland Hays JUNE 3, 1867-JANUARY 1, 1977   -   GHM 064-34
  Civic Auditorium, 540 Oothcalooga St, Calhoun WM2G56    P*

Site of the Robt. C. Saxon House   -   GHM 064-2
  US 41 at the Bartow County Line WM3PNY P*

Snake Creek Gap   -   GHM 064-8
  Ga 136, 7 miles west of I-75, just north of junction of Ga. 136 and Ga. 136C WM6R7    P*

The Calhoun Depot   -    
  109 S King St, Calhoun, GA      

Trail of Tears   -   GHM 064-33
  At New Echota Museum on Ga 225 NE of Calhoun WMD16    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.