Screven County (124)

Historic Markers Across Georgia

 

Screven County was created on Feb. 14, 1793.

The county seat is in Sylvania, GA.,
and the county is 655.7 Square Miles in area.



  FIPS Code: 13251

  Information about Screven County, Georgia, from Wikipedia.

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

 

There are 32 Historic Markers in Screven County.

1827 Bethel United Methodist Church (Brick Church)   -   UMC 
  2 miles northwest of US 301 on road to Girard WM7WEG   

Battle of Brier Creek - Mar. 3, 1779   -   GHM 124-20
  On Brannen's Bridge Rd at Brier Creek, 11 mi NE of Sylvania WMHX5   

Battle of Brier Creek - Replaced by GHM 124-20 --
  -   WPA 
  NE of Brier Creek, Old Ga 73   

Blue Star Memorial   -   GCG 
  on the courthouse lawn on Mims Rd in Sylvania WM7X7X   

Brick (Bethel) Church   -   GHM 124-20
  About 2 miles northwest of US 301 on road to Girard WM7WEC   

British Army Crossing   -   GHM 124-4
  Brier Creek Bridge in Millhaven, 3 mi NW of Ga 24 WM7WE7   

British Headquarters   -   GHM 124-2
  Ga 21 in Newington WM7XQ0   

Burton's Ferry   -   GHM 124-9
  US 301 at the Savannah River WM6TD5   

Cooperville   -   GHM 124-13
  US 301 and Ga 17 at Old Cooperville (Dover) WM7ZHZ   

Dow's Bridge   -   GHM 124-7
  US 301 at Jacksonboro, 5 miles north of Sylvania WM6TD5      

First County Seat   -   GHM 124-1
  At Rocky Ford on Ga 17 WM805R   

General Samuel Elbert   -   F. & A. M. 
  On Brannen's Bridge Rd at Brier Creek at battle site WM7WRX   

Jacksonboro   -   GHM 124-8
  US 301 at Ga 24 at Jacksonboro, 5.5 miles north of Sylvania WM4MN8    P*

John Abbot   -   GHM 124-19
  US 301 at Ga 24 at Jacksonboro, 5.5 miles north of Sylvania WM4MN5    P*

Louisville Road   -   GHM 124-12
  At Cooperville (Dover), US 301 at Ga 17 WM7ZHW   

Middle Ground Baptist Church   -   GHM 124-22
  Middleground Church Rd off Sheppards Switch Rd E of Ga 21      

North Newington Baptist Church   -   GHM 124-14
  On Ga 24 1.3 miles east of Ga 21 from Newington WM7XPX   

Old Quaker Road - Missing   -   GHM 124-17
  US 301 at Ga 24 at Jacksonboro, 11 miles north of Sylvania   

Old River Road - Removed --
  -   WPA 
  2.5 miles west of Savannah River, old, old Ga 73 (dirt)   

Paris' Mill   -   GHM 124-3
  On Brier Creek in Millhaven WM7WE5   

Screven County   -   GHM 124-6
  Square in Sylvania, US 301 Bus at Ga 21 WM4MVD    P*

Sherman's Advance   -   GHM 124-24A
  Ga 17 at Cameron, 3 miles southeast of US 301/Ga 73 WM7ZJ6   

Sylvania   -   GHM 124-16
  Square in Sylvania, US 301 Bus at Ga 21 WM4MVK    P*

The 14th Corps   -   GHM 124-23A
  US 301 at Ga 24 at Jacksonboro, 5.5 miles north of Sylvania WM4MQ5    P*

The 20th Corps --
  -   GHM 124-24B
  Ga 21 about 9 miles SE of Sylvania      

The Confederate Line at Ogeechee Church, No. 4 1/2 CRR   -   GHM 124-23B
  Ga 17 at Oliver WM7XQ2   

The Goodall House   -   GHM 124-5
  US 301 at Ga 24 at Jacksonboro, 5.5 miles north of Sylvania WM4MPY    P*

The March to the Sea   -   GHM 124-25
  At Cooperville (Dover), US 301 at Ga 17 WM7ZJ3   

Washington Slept Here   -   GHM 124-10
  Ga 24 about 3 miles south of Buck Creek Church WM7XPR   

Washington's Route   -   GHM 124-11
  US 301 at Ga 24 at Jacksonboro, 5.5 miles north of Sylvania WM4MNC    P*

Washington's Tour - Replaced by GHM 124-11 --
  -   WPA 
  northeast of Sylvania at junction of Ga 24, Ga 73   

Wesleyanna Memorial Church   -    None
  East of Sylvania on road to Brier Creek battlefield WM7WT7   

 

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.