Famous Indian Trail

Famous Indian Trail (HM8YL)

Location: Harlem, GA 30814 Columbia County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 24.799', W 82° 18.319'

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For the last 20 miles this highway has followed the course of the noted Upper Trading Path that led from present Augusta to Indian tribes as far away as the Mississippi River. By various connections the trail reached the Cherokees of North Georgia; the Muscogeesor Creeks of Eastern Alabama; and the Choctaws and Chickasaws of North Mississippi.
The Oakfuskee Path, main branch of the route led past Warrenton, Griffin, and Greenville to Oakfuskee Town, an early Upper Creek center, on the Tallapoosa River in Alabama. White traders began using this trail in the early 1700s.
HM NumberHM8YL
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
Marker Number036-1
Year Placed1954
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 11th, 2014 at 12:30am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 378630 N 3697870
Decimal Degrees33.41331667, -82.30531667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 24.799', W 82° 18.319'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 24' 47.94" N, 82° 18' 19.14" W
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Area Code(s)706
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 120-124 Verdery St, Harlem GA 30814, US
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