Washington County (150)

Historic Markers Across Georgia


Washington County was created on Feb. 25, 1784.

The county seat is in Sandersville, GA.,
and the county is 684.4 Square Miles in area.

  Click here to visit the Washington county home page.

  FIPS Code: 13303

  Information about Washington County, Georgia, from Wikipedia.

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


There are 38 Historic Markers in Washington County.

1805 Deepstep United Methodist Church,   -   UMC 
  Deeptstep Road 1/2 mile west of Deepstep Town Hall WM6H17   

Ball's Ferry   -   GHM 158-11
  Ga 57 at the Oconee River, Toomsboro, GA   

Blue Star Memorial By-Way   -   GCG 
  Next to the Police Station in Sandersville, GA      

Blue Star Memorial By-Way   -   GCG 
  In Sandersville, GA.      

Blue Star Memorial Highway   -   GCG 
  Ga. 15 at the courthouse square in Sandersville, GA WM6DRX   

Buffalo Creek   -   GHM 150-14
  Ga 24 at Buffalo Creek west of Sandersville, GA WM6EVM   

Colby Smith [Side 1]   -   GHM [no number]
  7 miles south of Tennille on Ga. 15 at intersection of Ga. 15 and Montgomery Rd. WM6H24   

Colby Smith [Side 2]   -   GHM [no number]
  7 miles south of Tennille on Ga. 15 at intersection of Ga. 15 and Montgomery Rd. WM6H24   

David Gordon   -    
  on Ga. 88 at Gordon School Rd., 3.7 miles E of Ga. 15, NE of Sandersville, GA   

Deepstep Town Hall --
  It is at the intersection of Deepstep Road and Indian Trail Road North in Washington County.      

Fenn's Bridge   -   GHM 150-17
  Ga 88 at the Ogeechee River, 4 miles north of Davisboro, GA WM6DT7   

Giles Cross Roads   -   Giles Family Assn. 
  on Deepstep Road at intersection with Indian Trail Road WM6H16   

Governor Thomas W. Hardwick   -   GHM 150-9
  Courthouse in Sandersville, GA WM6DKQ   

Hebron   -   GHM 150-13
  Ga 24 at Hebron, 3 miles east of Baldwin County line WM6EVR   

Historic Highways   -   GHM 150-10
  Ga 242 at mile marker 19, 6 miles SE of Riddleville WM6DT5   

Irwin's Crossroads   -   GHM 150-18B
  Ga 68 at Irwin's WM6DKK   

Jared Irwin (c.1750-1818)   -   GHM 150-20
  Ga 248/Deep Cut Road at Ohoopee Church Rd WM6EQC   

Jefferson Davis   -   GHM 150-8
  Ga 57 at Ga 68 (Ball's Ferry) east of Oconee River WM6EVD   

Jefferson Davis   -   GHM 150-11
  Ga 15 in the south part of Sandersville, north of Ga 242 WM6CRB   

Masonic Temple   -   GHM 150-5
  West Haynes St opposite Courthouse Square, Sandersville, GA WM6DBY   

New Hope Methodist Church   -    R15
  intersection of New Hope Church Road and Heards Bridge Rd, Davisboro, GA      

Old City Cemetery c.1831   -   USDI 
  Cemetery at Church and Virginia Streets, Sandersville, GA NE   

President Jefferson Davis   -   GHM 150-6
  Ga 15, 1.5 miles south of Warthen WM6D4B   

Rev. J. D. Anthony 1824-1899   -   UMC 11
  Cemetery at Church and Virginia Streets, Sandersville, GA WM6EPH   

Riddleville   -   GHM 150-3
  At Riddleville on Ga 242 WM6DT1   

Saunders Store   -   GHM 
  Beside the Police "Box", Courthouse Square, Sandersville, GA WM6DRK   

Sherman and Hardee at Tennille   -   GHM 150-19
  In parking lot at Tennille square WM6EPN   

Sherman's Left Wing   -   GHM 150-16
  Ga 24 at Davisboro, GA      

Sherman's Right Wing   -   GHM 150-12
  Ga 68 at Ga 272 junction southeast of Oconee WM6EVA   

Tarver's Mill   -    
  1630 Lewis Lake Road, Bartow, GA      

Tennille   -   GHM 150-2
  In parking lot at Tennille square WM6EQ7   

Tennille Station   -    L19
  the intersection of Smith St and West North Central Ave, Tennille, GA      

The Brown House   -    L18
  268 North Harris St, Sandersville, GA      

The Defense of the Oconee Bridge   -   GHM 150-18
  Ga 272 in Oconee WM6EVH   

The March to the Sea   -   GHM 150-15
  Ga 24 near the east edge of Sandersville, GA WM6EHH   

Warthen   -   GHM 150-4
  Ga 15 in Warthen WM6D4Q   

Washington County Courthouse   -   GHM 150-1
  Courthouse in Sandersville WM6DKV   

Washington County Courthouse   -    L17
  132 West Haynes St, Sandersville, GA      


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.