Walker County (146)

Historic Markers Across Georgia

 

Walker County was created on Feb. 18, 1833.

The county seat is in La Fayette, GA.,
and the county is 446.7 Square Miles in area.



  Click here to visit the Walker county home page.

  FIPS Code: 13295

  Information about Walker County, Georgia, from Wikipedia.

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

 

There are 59 Historic Markers in Walker County.

African American Pioneers of the Marsh-Warthen-Clements House   -   USDI 
  on Main Street (State Highway 1 / 136), in Joe Stock Memorial Park, La Fayette, GA. WMAHK2    P*

American Indian Occupation of the Area   -    
  At the Lee and Gordon Mansion, 217 Cove Rd (GA 341), Chickamauga, GA WMCA0D    P*

Anderson Campsite   -   CHT 8
  on Old Lafayette Rd, just north of Straight Gut Rd, Rock Springs, GA WMAGN3    P*

Bailey's Crossroads   -   CHT 20
  On Georgia 193 at W Cove Rd, Chickamauga, GA WMAHAX    P*

Bird's Mill and Worthen's Gap   -   CHT 24
  on Baker and Helm Cir, north of Brock Rd., Chickamauga, GA. WMARHE    P*

Camp George H. Thomas   -    
  At Crawfish Springs on Cove Rd (GA 341), Chickamauga, GA WMDEN7    P*

Catlett's Gap   -   CHT 6
  GA 136 at Old Mineral Springs Rd WMAHAR    P*

Chattooga Academy   -   DAR 
  in park several blocks north of downtown on N. Main St. in LaFayette WM7H3A   

Chattooga Academy   -   CHT 1
  In a park next to the on N. Main (US 27) St at Wardlaw St., LaFayette, GA. WMAHK4    P*

Chestnut Flat   -   GHM 146-5
  Ga 95, 0.4 mile southeast of Catlett      

Chief John Ross Grand Lodge of Georgia   -   F. & A. M. 
  at Ross House, Spring St., Rossville WM6Y7Q    P*

Clark Lee   -   CHT 
  on the grounds of Gordon Lee Mansion Park, 217 Cove Road, Chickamauga, GA      

Contributions of Enslaved African to the Area   -    
  At the Lee and Gordon Mansion, 217 Cove Rd (GA 341), Chickamauga, GA WMC9N6    P*

Cooper's Gap   -   CHT 18
  Hidden Hollow Lane, Chickamauga, GA      

Crawfish Spring   -   CHT 26
  at the spring (behind the water tower) on Cove Rd (GA 341), Chickamauga, GA. WMC99R    P*

Crittenden's Corp at Lee and Gordon's Mills   -   CHT 
  at Lee and Gordon’s Mills on Red Belt Rd., Chickamauga, GA. WMAH36    P*

Davis Crossroads Battle Site   -   CHT 21
  tbi      

Dug Gap   -   CHT 22
  Hidden Hollow Lane, Chickamauga, GA      

Fort Cumming   -   GHM 146-1
  behind city fence on Indiana St. several blocks west of N. Main St./US 27 Bus north of downtown LaFayette WM2385    P*

General Joe Wheeler's Attack   -   CHT 
  at Lee and Gordon’s Mills on Red Belt Rd., Chickamauga, GA. WMAH3A    P*

General Lafayette   -   GHM 146-11
  in park several blocks north of downtown on N. Main St. in LaFayette WMD3K    P*

Gordon Springs Gap   -   GHM 146-6
  in trees on Ga 151 across from intersection with Cooper Rd, 1.2 miles northeast of junction with Ga 95 WM25ZR    P*

Gowan's (Grower's) Ford and Widow Glenn's Grave   -   CHT 23
  on Kensington Road, Pond Spring, Georgia      

John B. Gordon Hall   -   GHM 146-2
  in park several blocks north of downtown on N. Main St. in LaFayette WMD4B    P*

John Ross Home   -   GHM 146-12
  at historic house on Spring Street two blocks west of US 27 in Rossville WMD9C    P*

Lee and Gordon's Mill   -   GHM 146-15
  inside fence at the restored Lee and Gordon's Mill across from intersection of Lee and Gordon's Mill Rd. and Red Belt Rd., two blocks east of US 27 in Chickamauga WM25ZK    P*

Lee and Gordon's Mills   -   CHT 28
        

Lula Lake and Falls   -   CHT 37
        

Marsh-Warthen House c. 1836   -    
  On North Main Street (Business U.S. 27) at North Cherokee Street, La Fayette, GA WMAHK1    P*

McFarland Gap --
  -   CHT 29
        

McPherson's Army at Snake Creek Gap   -   GHM 146-10
  Ga 136 .3 mile east of Villanow WM7V0    P*

North and South Reunited   -    
  At Crawfish Springs on Cove Rd (GA 341), Chickamauga, GA WMDFBC    P*

Old Federal Road   -   GHM 146-14
  in park at junction of US 27 and McFarland and Gordon Streets in Rossville WM245E    P*

Old Federal Road   -   GHM 146-14
  US 27 at Spring Street in Rossville   

Old Tavern Road   -   GHM 146-4
  on Old US 27 just west of the post office at the junction of US 27 and Ga 95 near Chickamauga WM25ZM    P*

Owing's Ford and Childress Plantation   -   CHT 25
  on Old Bethel Rd, east of GA 341, Chickamauga, GA. WMARHD    P*

Rock Springs Church   -   CHT 9
  on Peavine Rd north of GA 95, Rock Springs, GA. WMAGJZ    P*

Rossville Gap   -   CHT 32
  at the Iowa monument on Chickamauga Ave ( US 27) at W Crest Rd, Rossville, GA. WMARD0    P*

Rossville, McFarland House & Spring   -   CHT 31
  at the spring on Spring Street, two blocks south of US 27, Rossville, GA. WMARD3    P*

Route of Night March of Thomas' Corps   -    
  on Lee and Gordon Mill Rd. at railroad crossing by city hall in Chickamauga WM6YH4    P*

Ship's Gap   -   GHM 146-7
  Ga 136 at Old Villanow Rd 1 mile east of jct with Ga 151 WM25ZN    P*

Sickness at Camp Thomas   -    
  At Crawfish Springs on Cove Rd (GA 341), Chickamauga, GA WMDFBP    P*

Skirmish at McLemore's Cove - Bragg Sees an Opportunity, September 9-11, 1863   -   CWPT 
  On a short gravel road, on Hog Jowl Rd (GA 93), west of LaFayette, GA. WMAHB1    P*

Skirmish at McLemore's Cove - Confederate Plan of Attack, September 9 - 10, 1863   -   CWPT 
  On a short gravel road, on Hog Jowl Rd (GA 93), west of LaFayette, GA. WMAHB2    P*

Skirmish at McLemore's Cove - Opportunity Lost, September 10-11, 1863   -   CWPT 
  On a short gravel road, on Hog Jowl Rd (GA 93), west of LaFayette, GA. WMAHB3    P*

Start of the Atlanta Campaign   -   CHT 
  at Lee and Gordon’s Mills on Red Belt Rd., Chickamauga, GA. WMAH46    P*

Stephen's Gap   -   CHT 19
  Harold Stevens Rd at Fricks Gap Rd WMAHAV    P*

The Xzanders G. McFarland House and McFarland Gap   -   CHT 30
  on McFarland Ave, north of GA 2, Rossville, GA. WMARD5    P*

The Army of the Tennessee   -   GHM 146-13
  in park several blocks north of downtown on N. Main St. in LaFayette WMD3G    P*

The Battle of LaFayette   -   GHM 146-16
  in park several blocks north of downtown on N. Main St. in LaFayette WMD3E    P*

The Gordon - Lee Mansion   -    
  At the Lee and Gordon Mansion, 217 Cove Rd (GA 341), Chickamauga, GA WMAXC1    P*

The Marsh House   -   CHT 2
  In a park next to the on N. Main (US 27) St at Wardlaw St., LaFayette, GA. WMAHK5    P*

The Town of Lytle   -    
  At Crawfish Springs on Cove Rd (GA 341), Chickamauga, GA WMDFC0    P*

Thomas' Night March   -   CHT 27
  On Lee-Gordon Mill Rd at the Rail-road, Chickamauga, GA WMAAQQ    P*

Villanow   -   GHM 146-9
  in Villanow at junction of Ga. 136 and Ga 201 WM7BV    P*

Walker County   -   GHM 146-3
  in park several blocks north of downtown on N. Main St. in LaFayette WMD3J    P*

West Armuchee Valley   -   GHM 146-8
  at intersection of Ga. 136 and W. Armuchee Rd. 4-5 miles west of Villanow   WM25ZQ    P*

William Little House   -   CHT 24
  the intersection of West Armuchee Road and Manning Mill Road, La Fayette, GA WMEYKY    P*

Worthen's Gap   -   CHT 7
  On Straight Gut Rd at Worthington Gap Rd. WMAH4B    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.

 

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