William Earle Berne Beltway

William Earle Berne Beltway (HMZ62)

Location: Columbia, SC 29209 Richland County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 57.085', W 80° 58.195'

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Named in 1980 by the South Carolina State Highways and Public Transportation Commission in recognition of Dr. Berne's distinguished service during three terms as a member of the Highway Commission representing the Fifth Highway District (Richland and Kershaw Counties) 1960 ~ 64, 1968 ~ 72, 1976 ~ 1980, And three terms as Chairman, 1964, 1970 ~ 71, 1979 ~ 80. He was named in 1980 by the Commission as Honorary Chairman for life.

Dr. Berne was one of several individuals whose efforts were instrumental in the allocation to South Carolina of 75 miles of I-77 in 1968 and in the designation in 1976 of a portion of the Southeastern Beltway as part of the Interstate Highway System.
HM NumberHMZ62
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Date Added Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 at 12:18am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 502779 N 3756769
Decimal Degrees33.95141667, -80.96991667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 57.085', W 80° 58.195'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 57' 5.10" N, 80° 58' 11.70" W
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Area Code(s)803
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1301 William Earle Berne Beltway, Columbia SC 29209, US
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