Morgan County (104)

Historic Markers Across Georgia


Morgan County was created on Feb. 10, 1807.

The county seat is in Madison, GA.,
and the county is 354.6 Square Miles in area.

  Click here to visit the Morgan county home page.

  FIPS Code: 13211

  Information about Morgan County, Georgia, from Wikipedia.

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


There are 66 Historic Markers in Morgan County.

Advanced Education Center   -   CMAD 
  472 S. Main St., Madison, GA WMR839   

Antebellum Architecture   -   CMAD 
  Heritage Hall, 277 S. Main St., Madison, GA WMR833   

Antioch Baptist Church   -   GHM 104-3
  Ga 83 at Godfrey Road WM3PA    P*

Apalachee   -   MCBC 
  at the old school building on Lower Apalachee Rd in Apalachee, GA. WM6T4C    P*

Banking Institutions   -   CMAD 
  Madison Town Hall, Washington and Main Sts., Madison, GA WMR82N   

Bethany   -   MCBC 
  At Bethany Baptist Church on Bethany Church Rd at Crawford Rd. WM6KWV    P*

Blue Springs (Swords) - The Oconee River Bridge --
  -   MCBC 

Blue Star Memorial Highway   -   GCG 
  Intersection of US 278 and US 441, Madison WM3P8    P*

Bostwick   -   MCBC 
  Located next to the City Hall, in the old Susie Agnes Hotel (now beautifully restored). This is opposite the post office. WM6T4F    P*

Brownwood-Centennial   -   MCBC 
  at the corner of Brownwood Road and Thankful Road WM6RYM    P*

Buckhead   -   MCBC 
  Located in front of the Fire Department, north of the main intersection in Buckhead at the railroad tracks. WM6KWP    P*

Civic Advancement   -   CMAD 
  Welcome Center, Main at Jefferson Sts., Madison, GA WMR82Y   

Community Settlement   -   CMAD 
  E. Jefferson St at Court House, Madison, GA WMR82T   

Confederate Dead   -   GHM 104-7
  Cemetery in Madison, north of railroad tracks WM3P2    P*

Dorsey   -   MCBC 
  On Dixie Highway just west of where Hightower Road crosses the railroad tracks and intersects Dixie Highway WM6RYP    P*

Early Academies   -   CMAD 
  on West Central Avenue (near the entrance to the cemetery) northwest of Academy Street, Madison, GA.   

Early Public Forum   -   MCBC 
  1750 Bethany Road, Madison, GA   

Early Religious Life   -   CMAD 
  Academy and Porter Sts., Madison, GA   

Fairplay   -   MCBC 
  At Fairplay and Prospect Roads at Fairplay WM6XD3    P*

Fairview   -   MCBC 
  At the Trinity Baptist Church at 4201 S. US 441 (north of Seven Islands Road) WM6KVQ    P*

Federal Raid   -   GHM 104-5
  On Buckhead Road at railroad crossing in Buckhead WM6KX5    P*

Flat Rock   -   MCBC 
  Flat Rock Church on Ga 83 in the community of Flat Rock. WM6T3Y    P*

Formal Southern Landscapes   -   CMAD 
  Boxwood on Academy and Porter Sts., Madison, GA   

Foundation to Consolidation   -   CMAD 
  Madison Morgan Cultural Center, S. Main St., Madison, GA WMR838   

Freedmen's Schooling   -   MCBC 
  745 Hill Street, Madison, GA   

Freedom of Assembly   -   CMAD 
  Washington , Madison, GA Academy Sts., Madison, GA   

Godfrey   -   MCBC 
  Located in a field in front of Antioch Church (not the GHM marker for the church) at the intersection of Godfrey Road and Antioch Road. WM6KW2    P*

Hard Labor Creek State Park   -   MCBC 
  at the Blacksmith's Shop in the park, just past the park office. WM6RYF    P*

In Memory of Matthew Talbot   -   DAR 
  1091 Hardeman Mill Road, opposite the Talbot-Hardeman-Taylor house   

Industrial Corridor   -   CMAD 
  Town Park, Thomason and Washington St, Madison, GA WMR832   

Joshua Hill Home   -   GHM 104-1
  Located on Main St. (U.S. 441) several blocks south of downtown Madison WM3P7    P*

Lodging Establishments   -   CMAD 
  113 W. Jefferson St., Madison, GA WMR835   

Madison   -   MCBC 
  On US 278 at the post office (on the square) in Madison. WM6RYV    P*

Madison Depot --
  -   MCBC 

Madison Historic Cemetery   -   MCBC 
  on Central Ave., at the entrance to the Madison Historic Cemetery, Madison, GA. WM9DC2    P*

Madison Railroad Station   -    
  on the RR Station on W Jefferson ST at the RR tracks, Madison, GA WM9DC4    P*

Madison Station   -    L10
  287 West Jefferson St, Madison, GA      

Mallory   -   MCBC 
  Mallory historic marker on Ga 83 at Wallace Road (just south of Nolan's Store, south of Bostwick). WM6T3R    P*

Morgan County   -   GHM 104-6
  at courthouse, Madison WM6T3B    P*

Oliver Hardy, Genius of Comedy   -   GHS 104-1
  across the street from courthouse, Maidson WM6T38    P*

Park Home and Site of Park's Mill   -   GHM 104-4
  Lake end of Woods Rd, 4.2 miles SE of Buckhead WM6KWY    P*

Parks Mill   -   MCBC 
  the intersection of Parks Mill Road and Reids Ferry Road. WM6M77    P*

Pennington   -   MCBC 
  Located next to the Church in the community of Pennington, just off Ga 83. WM6KWM    P*

Progressive Experiment   -    
  1231 College Drive, Madison, GA   

Railroad Street Commerce   -   CMAD 
  Jefferson St at Second St., Madison, GA WMR830   

Reconstruction Property Rights   -   MCBC 
  at the Morgan County African American Museum at 156 Academy St. across from intersection with Burnett St., Madison WM6T3X    P*

Reese   -   MCBC 
  At Reese and Durden Roads (south of Rutledge); WM6KW5    P*

Rutledge   -   MCBC 
  Opposite City Hall in Rutledge WM6RYA    P*

Rutledge Station --
  -   MCBC 

Rutledge Station   -    L9
  115 Fairplay St, Rutledge, GA      

Segregated Burial Grounds   -   MCBC 
  on Central Ave., in the Madison Historic Cemetery just south of the RR tracks, Madison, GA. WM9DC3    P*

Seven Islands Road   -   GHM 104-12
  Seven Islands Rd at US 441, 5 miles south of I-20 WM6KX3    P*

Springfield   -   MCBC 
  at the Springfield Baptist Church, on Bethany Church Road just north of Seven Islands Road. WM6KVV    P*

Swords   -   MCBC 
  Located in front of the Swords United Methodist Church, one of the few buildings standing in Swords. WM6KWR    P*

The March to the Sea   -   GHM 104-8
  located on Main St. (U.S. 441) in front of the Madison-Morgan County Cultural Center, Madison WM3P6    P*

The March to the Sea   -   GHM 104-9
  Just west of Swords on road from Buckhead to US 278 WM6KX0    P*

The March to the Sea   -   GHM 104-10
  US 278/Ga 12 at Rutledge WM6RXM    P*

The Oconee River Railroad Bridge   -    L11
  1271 Blue Springs Drive, Buckhead, GA      

The Stoneman Raid   -   GHM 104-2
  located on Main St. (U.S. 441) in front of Madison-Morgan County Cultural Center, Madison WM3P5    P*

The Town Commons   -   CMAD 
  Hill St. at Old Post Road, Madison, GA   

The Town Park   -   CMAD 
  Town Park, Jefferson St., Madison, GA WMR831   

The Town Spring   -   CMAD 
  on the walking trail in Round Bowl Spring Park; the trail entrance is adjacent to the Morgan County African-American Historic Museum, near the intersection of Academy Street and Burnett Street, Madison GA.   

The Town Square   -   CMAD 
  Town Square, Main St. at Jefferson St., Madison, GA WMR836   

Vernacular Construction   -   CMAD 
  at a small cottage on West Jefferson St (Ga 83), just above where West Washington St. joins it, north of the railroad tracks, Madison, GA   

William Tappan Thompson   -   GHM 104-11
  on East Jefferson St. facing the town square, Madison WM6T3E    P*

  on Godfrey Road at Walton's Mill Road WM6KVZ    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.