Old Quaker Road

Old Quaker Road (HM50K)

Location: Waynesboro, GA 30830 Burke County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 4.728', W 82° 0.462'

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The highway bearing left is the Old Quaker road, on of Georgia's earliest vehicular highways. It was opened about 1769 to provide a direct way from Savannah to 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 colonial Georgia. Much of the original way remains in use.
HM NumberHM50K
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
Marker Number017-2
Year Placed1954
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at 8:44pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 405946 N 3660474
Decimal Degrees33.07880000, -82.00770000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 4.728', W 82° 0.462'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 4' 43.68" N, 82° 0' 27.72" W
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Area Code(s)706
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 100 S Liberty St, Waynesboro GA 30830, US
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