Old Quaker Road

Old Quaker Road (HM4ZR)

Location: Sylvania, GA 30467 Screven County
Country: United States of America

N 32° 56.186', W 81° 43.372'

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This highway has been following closely the course of the Old Quaker Road, one of Georgia's earliest vehicular thoroughfares. It was opened about 1769 to link Savannah, the colonial capital, with a Quaker settlement centering around Wrightsboro in today's upper McDuffie County.

The Quaker Road was one of the longest and most important routes of the Province of Georgia. At this point the original way bore left for a stretch. It rejoins this road some miles to the north.
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HM NumberHM4ZR
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
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Marker Number017-1
Year Placed1954
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 10th, 2014 at 7:34am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 432423 N 3644471
Decimal Degrees32.93643333, -81.72286667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 56.186', W 81° 43.372'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 56' 11.16" N, 81° 43' 22.32" W
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Area Code(s)912
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 4988 Waynesboro Hwy, Sylvania GA 30467, US
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