Historic Markers Across Georgia

Pittard Park

Marker ID: City of Winterville 
Location: On Parkview Rd, Winterville, GA
County: Clarke
Coordinates: N 33° 58.053    W 083° 16.707
  33.96755    -83.27845
Style: Carved Stone **
Waymark: WM8P3K
Pittard Park Marker
Photo by ChapterhouseInc


The Pittards settled Winterville in 1796. Emily Ciole Harris, daughter of William Rutherford Coile and Laura Pittard Coile, concieved the idea for this park in 1949. Emily and her uncle, Grady C Pittard, Sr, who was Mayor of Winterville at the time, organized the community in building this Park on Pittard proprty in 1949.