National Historic Historic DistrictIn 1736, Noble Jones, John Fallowfield and Henry Parker settled this important outpost on the colony's inland waterway to the south and named it Isle of Hope. Jones' Wormsloe plantation was fortified and armed against Spanish attach until 1742. The island developed peacefully through the revolution, still important as an inland port.
|Placed By||Isle of Hope Historical Association, Inc|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 10:45am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17R E 494680 N 3539716|
|Decimal Degrees||31.99350000, -81.05631667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 31° 59.61', W 81° 3.379'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||31° 59' 36.60" N, 81° 3' 22.74" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 7460 La Roche Ave, Savannah GA 31406, US|
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