Gwinnett County (067)

Historic Markers Across Georgia

 

Gwinnett County was created on Feb. 15, 1818.

The county seat is in Lawrenceville, GA.,
and the county is 436.7 Square Miles in area.



  Click here to visit the Gwinnett county home page.

  FIPS Code: 13135

  Information about Gwinnett County, Georgia, from Wikipedia.

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

 

There are 33 Historic Markers in Gwinnett County.

Aviation Tragedy   -   [unattributed] 
  702 Old Peachtree Rd opposite Northlake Dr WM43H    P*

Birthplace of Bill Arp   -   WPA 29 F-5
  old Courthouse in Lawrenceville WM33V    P*

Blue Star Memorial   -   GCG 
  Lawrenceville Hwy and Main Street, Lilburn, GA WMAATP    P*

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

Blue Star Memorial Highway   -   GCG 
  old Courthouse in Lawrenceville WM340    P*

Brunswick Hotel   -   City of Norcross 
  On Park Dr, at Thrasher Street, Norcross, GA WM4J0N    P*

Button Gwinnett   -   GHM 067-1
  old Courthouse in Lawrenceville WM33W    P*

Checkers Alley   -    
  On the side of the building at 19 Jones Street, Norcross, GA. WM522H    P*

Chesser-Williams House   -    
  No Access   

Elisha Winn House   -   GHM 067-7
  Dacula Road .6 mile south of Ga 324 intersection WM2B1    P*

Fort Daniel   -   GHM 067-5
  5 Ga 124 1/2 mile south of junction with Ga 324 WMX0M    P*

Fort Daniel --
  -   WPA 124 C-6
  Ga 124 1/2 mile south of junction with Ga 324      

Garrard's Cavalry Raid   -   GHM 067-2B
  old Courthouse in Lawrenceville WM33Y    P*

Gwinnett County   -   GHM 067-4
  old Courthouse in Lawrenceville WM33X    P*

Historic Baptist Church - Circa 1884   -   City of Norcross 
  At the church on West Peachtree St at Park Dr., Norcross Ga. WM4JAW    P*

Hog Mountain Baptist Church   -    
  Ga 124 and Hog Mountain Church Road at Hog Mountain WMYC5    P*

Holy Row   -   City of Norcross 
  Sunset Drive at North Peachtree Street

Home of Alice Harrell Strickland - Georgia's First Woman Mayor   -   GHS 67-1
  2956 Buford Highway, at Strickland House, Duluth WM10GE    P*

Jonathan Norcross   -    
  At the entrance to Thrasher Park on Thrasher Street at Park Dr., Norcross GA. WMB6RP    P*

Lawrenceville Female Seminary   -   GHM 067-6
  At the seminary building on Perry Street, Lawrenceville WM2GM0    P*

National Register of Historic Places - City of Norcross   -   City of Norcross 
  Near City Hall at 40 Lawrenceville St, Norcross, Ga. WMB6RB    P*

Norcross Train Depot - Circa 1909   -    
  On the side of the old Norcross Train Depot on S. Peachtree St., Norcross, GA. WMB7CA    P*

Passenger Coach No. 3780   -   National Railway Historical Society 
  at the Railroad Museum off US 23 in Duluth. GA   

Peachtree Road   -   GHM 067-2A
  Buford Hwy (US 23) at Thompson Dr in north part of Duluth WM10GJ    P*

Richard Dickinson Winn (Side 1)   -   GHA 
  US 29 at Davis Mill Shopping Center at Sugarloaf Parkway WM1733    P*

Site of Norcross Methodist Church - Ca. 1875   -   City of Norcross 
  At the church on Collage St at Britt Ave., Norcross, GA. WMB7CC    P*

Site of Norcross Presbyterian Church - Circa 1899   -   City of Norcross 
  At the church on Lawrenceville St at Jones St, Norcross, GA. WM4JDR    P*

Site of Norcross Public Library   -   City of Norcross 
  In front of the Library / Norcross Women Club building on N Peachtree St, Norcross, GA. WMB7CF    P*

Site of Richard D. Winn House (Side 2)   -   GHA 
  US 29 at Davis Mill Shopping Center at Sugarloaf Parkway WM1733    P*

Steam Locomotion at High Tide!   -   GHM None
  In one of the sheds at the Railroad Museum off US 23 in Duluth. GA.      

The History of the Minature Train Company   -    
  at the Southeastern Railway Museum, 3595 Buford Highway, Duluth, GA      

The Home of Major William E. Simmons   -   GHM 
  on the northeast corner of the intersection of Pike and N. Clayton Streets, opposite the courthouse square.   

Thrasher Park, Named for the Founder of Norcross   -   City of Norcross 
  Thrasher Street and Park Drive, Norcross WM5MY    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.

 

Other Gwinnett County Resources.

The Gwinnett Historical Society