Camp Safety Patrol

Camp Safety Patrol (HM23Q8)

Location: Cordele, GA 31015 Crisp County
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N 31° 58.05', W 83° 54.717'

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Lake Blackshear

This camp, as proposed by Cpl. J.M. Moore, Georgia State Highway Patrol, and sponsored by the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Emmett R. Culbreth and James H. Floyd, State Commanders; Department of Public Safety, George Wilson, Director, and the Department of State Parks, Newton Moye, Director, was constructed in 1951 — 1952 under the authorization of Governor Hermann Talmadge.

It was built and equipped through the efforts of Lt. Col. E.S. Burke, Deputy Director, Department of Safety, and Cpl. J.M. Moore, with funds furnished by the state, Veterans of Foreign Wars and private individuals.

The purpose of this camp is to train school patrol boys and girls in a sound program of safety rules and regulations covering bus transportation, street and highway traffic, water safety, and to provide a diversified recreational youth program.
HM NumberHM23Q8
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, December 12th, 2017 at 7:01pm PST -08:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17R E 224801 N 3540537
Decimal Degrees31.96750000, -83.91195000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 31° 58.05', W 83° 54.717'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds31° 58' 2.9999999999998" N, 83° 54' 43.02" W
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Area Code(s)229
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2452 US-280, Cordele GA 31015, US
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