National Historic DistrictIn 1736, Noble Jones, John Fallowfield and Henry Parker settled this important outpost on the colony's inland waterway to the south and named it Isle of Hope. Jones' Wormsloe plantation was fortified and armed against Spanish attack until 1742. The island developed peacefully through the revolution, still important as an inland port.
|Placed By||Isle of Hope Historical Association, Inc|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 6:27pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17R E 493358 N 3538446|
|Decimal Degrees||31.98203333, -81.07030000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 31° 58.922', W 81° 4.218'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||31° 58' 55.32" N, 81° 4' 13.08" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 7603-7605 Skidaway Rd, Savannah GA 31406, US|
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