Salzburger Monument of Reconciliation

Salzburger Monument of Reconciliation (HM3L8)

Location: Savannah, GA 31401 Chatham County
Country: United States of America

N 32° 4.822', W 81° 5.307'

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The nearby Salzburger Monument of Reconciliation was dedicated to The Georgia Salzburger Society and given to the City of Savannah in 1994 by the State of Salzburg, Austria, in memory of the Lutheran Protestants of Salzburg who were denied religious freedom and expelled from their homeland.

The first thirty-seven Salzburgers to come to Georgia landed at this site on March 12, 1734. They were welcomed by James Edward Oglethorpe, founder of the Georgia Colony and given temporary shelter before moving to their new home, Ebenezer, in what is now Effingham County. Additional Colonists from Salzburg and other Germanic people continued to settle at Ebenezar until 1752.
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HM NumberHM3L8
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Year Placed1994
Placed ByThe Georgia Salzburger Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 28th, 2014 at 8:54am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 491652 N 3549347
Decimal Degrees32.08036667, -81.08845000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 4.822', W 81° 5.307'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 4' 49.32" N, 81° 5' 18.42" W
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Area Code(s)478, 912
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 216 E Bay St, Savannah GA 31401, US
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