Meeting Place of Legislature in 1785Directly across Bay Street from this marker formerly stood the brick building. Built in late colonial days and known as the "Coffee House." In which the Legislature of Georgia met in 1785. Owned by Thomas Stone, it was described in a newspaper advertisement in 1785 as having "ten large, cool, elegant rooms" and as "not equaled by any other house in the state" for "business, and convenience for a large family."
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|Series||This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series|
|Placed By||Georgia Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, October 10th, 2014 at 6:40am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 491486 N 3549395|
|Decimal Degrees||32.08080000, -81.09021667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 32° 4.848', W 81° 5.413'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||32° 4' 50.88" N, 81° 5' 24.78" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||478, 912|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 228 E Upper Factors Walk, Savannah GA 31401, US|
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