Historic Markers Across Georgia

Fort Argyle 1734

Marker ID: ACH 025-176
Location: US 17/GA 25 South at junction with GA 204
County: Chatham
Coordinates: N 31° 58.368    W 081° 22.626
  31.9728    -81.3771
Status: The marker has been removed.
Waymark: None


Six miles west, site of Fort Argyle, erected 1733 by Oglethorpe. Garrisoned by detachment of rangers. Only important military outpost against Spaniards in 1734.