Old Coffee Road

Old Coffee Road (HM9L1)

Location: Tinicum Township, GA 19029 Brooks County
Country: United States of America

N 30° 55.045', W 83° 34.711'

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The Old Coffee Road, earliest vehicular and postal route of this area, crossed here, leading southwestward from the Ocmulgee River via today Lax,Nashville, Cecil, Barwick and Thomasville to the Florida Line. The thoroughfare was opened by direction of the State in 1823 under thesuperintendence of General John Coffee and Thomas Swain. As a pioneer way this route played a significant part in the settlement and development ofSouthwest Georgia. Much of the former course remains in daily use.
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HM NumberHM9L1
Series This marker is part of the Georgia: Georgia Historical Society/Commission series
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Marker Number014-5
Year Placed1956
Placed ByGeorgia Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 8:21pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17R E 253587 N 3423299
Decimal Degrees30.91741667, -83.57851667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 55.045', W 83° 34.711'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 55' 2.70" N, 83° 34' 42.66" W
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Area Code(s)610
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 101 Coffee Rd, Tinicum Township GA 19029, US
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