Oglethorpe County (109)

Historic Markers Across Georgia


Oglethorpe County was created on Feb. 19, 1793.

The county seat is in Lexington, GA.,
and the county is 442.2 Square Miles in area.

  Click here to visit the Oglethorpe county home page.

  FIPS Code: 13221

  Information about Oglethorpe County, Georgia, from Wikipedia.

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


There are 14 Historic Markers in Oglethorpe County.

Beth-Salem Presbyterian Church   -   GHM 109-6
  Church and Meson Streets, Lexington WM6RNY   

Cloud's Creek Baptist Church   -   GHS 109-1
  on Cloud's Creek Road 1.4 miles west of Ga 22 north of Lexington 33 WM6RP0   

Governor Gilmer's Home   -   GHM 109-3
  Courthouse in Lexington WMZNZ   

Governor Mathews' Homesite   -   GHM 109-2
  Ga 77 1/2 mile south of Broad River, at Goose Pond community WM1A8R   

Howard's Covered Bridge   -   GHS 109-2
  on southern end of Chandler Silver Road [dirt road] and intersection with Cloud's Creek Road about 1.3 miles west of Cloud's Creek Baptist Church marker WM6RP7   

Liberty-Salem-Woodstock-Philomath   -   GHM 109-5
  Located at the church on Ga. 22 in Philomath, Ga.   

Meson Academy   -   GHM 109-7
  Meson St. off Academy St. in Lexington WM6RNW   

Meson Academy   -    
  at the intersection of Church St and Academy St, Lexington, GA      

Oglethorpe County   -   GHM 109-4
  Courthouse in Lexington WM6RNQ   

Site of Millstone Creek Community   -   NSCD 
  Chandler Silver Rd at Smithsonia Road WM6RPH   

Site of Popes Chapel   -    
  On Hutchins Wolfskin Rd east of Bull Bray Rd, Crawford, Ga   

Watson Mill Bridge   -   GHM 109-8
  on Watson Mill Rd. at covered bridge over South Fork Broad River in Watson Mill State Park WM6RPC   

William Bartram Trail Traced 1773-1777   -   GCG 
  US 78 just east of Clarke County line WM6RGB   

William Harris Crawford   -   GHM 109-1
  US 78 0.7 mile west of downtown Crawford WM6TGN   


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.