Bank of Villa Rica

Bank of Villa Rica (HM20X1)

Location: Villa Rica, GA 30180 Carroll County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 43.9', W 84° 55.2'

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Carroll County's Oldest Financial Institution

—May 4, 1899 - June 4, 1996 —

The Bank of Villa Rica was Carroll County's oldest financial institution, and one of the oldest financial institutions in the State of Georgia. The bank was chartered with $15,000 of capital when it opened in 1899. This was one of the few banks that survived the Great Depression.

This building served as the main Bank of Villa Rica from 1899 until February 11, 1974. From this site and subsequent locations the bank served the community for 97 years.
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HM NumberHM20X1
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Placed ByVilla Rica Historic Preservation Commission
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Date Added Saturday, August 19th, 2017 at 7:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 692701 N 3734347
Decimal Degrees33.73166667, -84.92000000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 43.9', W 84° 55.2'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 43' 54" N, 84° 55' 12" W
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Area Code(s)770, 678
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 100-198 S Candler St, Villa Rica GA 30180, US
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