Lanier’s Oak

Year Erected: 1956

Marker Text: During his visits to Brunswick in the 1870's Sidney Lanier, Georgia's greatest poet, frequently sat beneath this live oak tree and looked out over "a world of marsh that borders a world of sea." Here he received the inspiration which resulted in some of his finest poems.

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Tips for Finding This Site: On Glynn Ave (US 17) just north of G St. in Brunswick