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Metter in Candler County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Candler County Courthouse

 
 
Candler County Courthouse Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Mike Stroud, April 19, 2009
1. Candler County Courthouse Marker
Inscription. This property listed in the National Register of Historic Places
 
Erected 1980 by United States Department of Interior. (Marker Number 80000984.)
 
Location. 32° 23.803′ N, 82° 3.741′ W. Marker is in Metter, Georgia, in Candler County. Marker is on West Broad Street (Georgia Route 46/23) near North Kennedy Street, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Courthouse Square entrance. Marker is in this post office area: Metter GA 30439, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Candler County (within shouting distance of this marker); American Legion Armed Forces Tribute (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Candler County War Memorial (about 300 feet away); Old Sunbury Road (approx. 3.7 miles away); a different marker also named Old Sunbury Road (approx. 9.3 miles away); Oliff, Rushing, Durrence House (approx. 10.2 miles away); Cedar Creek Primitive Baptist Church (approx. 11 miles away); Croatan Indian Community (approx. 13.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Metter.
 
Regarding Candler County Courthouse. Candler County Courthouse ** (added 1980 - Building - #80000984)
Courthouse
Candler County Courthouse Marker, right of door Photo, Click for full size
By Mike Stroud, April 19, 2009
2. Candler County Courthouse Marker, right of door
Sq., Metter
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: King Lumber Co., Baldwin,J.J.
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Communications, Architecture, Economics, Law, Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local Gov't
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Courthouse
 
Categories. GovernmentLandmarksNotable Buildings
 
Candler County Courthouse Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Mike Stroud, 2009
3. Candler County Courthouse Marker
Candler County Courthouse Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Mike Stroud, 2009
4. Candler County Courthouse Marker
The Candler County Courthouse, located in Metter, Georgia, was built in 1921. Designed in a Neoclassical Revival style by J. J. Baldwin
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 744 times since then and 57 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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