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W. Jones Lane Memorial Highway

 
 
W. Jones Lane Highway Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, August 2008
1. W. Jones Lane Highway Marker
Inscription. By resolution adopted October 16, 1980. The State Transportation Board of Georgia has recognized the honorable W. Jones Lane for his years of dedicated service and devotion to the welfare of the people of the State of Georgia and for his support of the Department of Transportation in its efforts to improve transportation. Said resolution authorizes the erection of this monument designating State Highway 73, U.S. 301, which runs through Bulloch County from the Bulloch County / Evans County line to the Bulloch County / Screven County line as the " Jones Lane Memorial Highway"
( State Transportation Board of Georgia Chairman,Commissioner, Member Names)
 
Erected 1980 by State Transportation Board of Georgia.
 
Location. 32° 25.828′ N, 81° 47.136′ W. Marker is in Statesboro, Georgia, in Bulloch County. Marker is on Jones Lane Memorial Highway (U.S. 25/301) near Southern Drive. Touch for map. Located at the entrance to Georgia Southern University. Marker is in this post office area: Statesboro GA 30458, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pioneer Turpentining Experiment (approx. 0.2 miles away); First District Agricultural and Mechanical School
W. Jones Lane Highway Marker, reverse side image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2008
2. W. Jones Lane Highway Marker, reverse side
(approx. 0.3 miles away); Marvin Summers Pittman (approx. 0.3 miles away); United States vs. Darby Lumber Company (approx. 0.6 miles away); Savannah & Statesboro Railway (approx. 0.9 miles away); Statesboro Confederate Monument (approx. 1.3 miles away); Bulloch County (approx. 1.3 miles away); Bulloch County Courthouse (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Statesboro.
 
Categories. 20th CenturyNotable PersonsRoads & Vehicles
 
W. Jones Lane Memorial Highway Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2008
3. W. Jones Lane Memorial Highway Marker
W. Jones Lane Memorial Highway Marker with local artwork image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2008
4. W. Jones Lane Memorial Highway Marker with local artwork
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 24, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,129 times since then and 63 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 24, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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