Towns County (139)

Historic Markers Across Georgia


Towns County was created on Mar. 6, 1856.

The county seat is in Hiawassee, GA.,
and the county is 171.9 Square Miles in area.

  Click here to visit the Towns county home page.

  FIPS Code: 13281

  Information about Towns County, Georgia, from Wikipedia.

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


There are 8 Historic Markers in Towns County.

Blue Star Memorial   -   GCG 
  in the Town Square in Hiawassee (Towns County), on US 76 between W. Bell St and River St   

Brasstown Bald   -   GHM 139-4
  Ga. 17 /Ga. 75 at Ga. 180, 9 miles south of Hiawassee, WM75XH    P*

Brasstown Bald-The Highest Point in Georgia-4,784 Ft.   -   GHM 139-5
  Summit of Brasstown Bald at trail to parking lot WM75XC    P*

Hiawassee River Basin - Removed   -   GHM 139-3
  Summit of Brasstown Bald   

Montgomery Corner - Removed   -   WPA 76 A-58
  mi E of Hiawassee, Ga 2 & US 76   

The Unicoi Turnpike   -   GHM 139-1
  US 76 at Ga 17, Ga 75, 0.7 mile north of Presley      

Towns County   -   GHM 139-2
  Courthouse in Hiawassee WM37A      

Unicoi Gap Elevation - 2,949 Ft. - Removed   -   WPA 75 A-5
  Towns County line, Ga 75   


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.