Old Court House at Sapelo Bridge

Old Court House at Sapelo Bridge (HM72H)

Location: Townsend, GA 31331 McIntosh County
Country: United States of America

N 31° 32.159', W 81° 25.555'

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Sapelo Bridge, on the old Savannah to Darien Road 200 yards east of this spot, was the seat of McIntosh County from 1793 to 1818. Here the Court House and other public buildings stood; here, too, were the Armory and Muster Ground for the McIntosh County Cavalry Troop, and here the Stage Coaches stopped to refresh the passengers and change horses.
HM NumberHM72H
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
Marker Number095-24
Year Placed1957
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 9:39am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17R E 459568 N 3489083
Decimal Degrees31.53598333, -81.42591667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 31° 32.159', W 81° 25.555'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds31° 32' 9.54" N, 81° 25' 33.30" W
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Area Code(s)912
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 5824-6098 GA-25, Townsend GA 31331, US
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