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Savannah in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Police Station Steps

 
 
Police Station Steps Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, March 2008
1. Police Station Steps Marker
Inscription.
These Steps are a
Monument to the
Savannah Police Officers
Who Have Trod Them In
Line Of Duty
1870-1949

 
Erected by Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department.
 
Location. 32° 4.544′ N, 81° 5.316′ W. Marker is in Savannah, Georgia, in Chatham County. Marker is on East Oglethorpe Avenue near Habersham Street., on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 201 Habersham Street, Savannah GA 31401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Police Officers Monument (a few steps from this marker); Nathanael Greene, Maj. Gen., Continental Army (within shouting distance of this marker); 1812 Wesley Chapel (within shouting distance of this marker); Great Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1820 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); James Habersham (about 400 feet away); Joseph Habersham (1751-1815) (about 400 feet away); Barnard House (about 400 feet away); Hugh McCall (1767-1823) (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Savannah.
 
Also see . . .  City of Savannah. A Historical View;The reorganized Savannah Police
Police Station Steps with Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, March 2008
2. Police Station Steps with Marker
Department traces its beginning to 1865 when General Robert M. Anderson (CSA) was appointed Chief of Police. (Submitted on March 22, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.) 
 
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Retired Squad Car image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, August 2007
3. Retired Squad Car
Police Car, part-time cab image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, June 25, 2010
4. Police Car, part-time cab
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 22, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,380 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 22, 2008, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.   4. submitted on June 28, 2010, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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