Metter in Candler County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Candler County Courthouse
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. Touch 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 11 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); Excelsior and its Academy (approx. 8.1 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). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Metter.
Regarding Candler County Courthouse. Candler County Courthouse ** (added 1980 - Building - #80000984) •
Courthouse 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. • Government • Landmarks • Notable Buildings •
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