Georgia State Route 118

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State Route 118 marker

State Route 118
Georgia State Route 118 highlighted in red
Route information
Maintained by GDOT
Length: 27.0 mi[1] (43.5 km)
Major junctions
West end: SR 32 in Dawson
  US 19 / SR 3 in Smithville
SR 377 east of Smithville
SR 195 in Leslie
East end: US 280 / SR 30 / SR 195 in Leslie
Location
Counties: Terrell, Lee, Sumter
Highway system
  • Georgia State Routes
SR 117 SR 119

State Route 118 (SR 118) is a southwest-northeast state highway in the southwest part of the U.S. state of Georgia. The highway runs 27.0 miles (43.5 km) from Dawson, northeast through Smithville, to Leslie. Between Dawson and Smithville, the route parallels the Georgia Southwestern Railroad.

Route description[edit]

SR 118 begins at an intersection with SR 32 in Dawson. The route heads northeast, and crosses Kinchafoonee Creek before intersecting US 19/SR 3 in Smithville. East of Smithville, the route crosses Muckalee Creek before intersecting SR 377. It continues to the northeast to Leslie. In Leslie, the route has a brief (about 0.4 miles (0.64 km)) concurrency with SR 195. At its eastern terminus, an intersection with US 280/SR 30, SR 195 heads east with US 280/SR 30.[1]

History[edit]

Major intersections[edit]

County Location Mile[1] km Destinations Notes
Terrell Dawson 0.0 0.0 SR 32 – Cuthbert, Leesburg Western terminus
Kinchafoonee Creek 10.3 16.6 Terrell-Lee county line
Lee Smithville 13.6 21.9 US 19 / SR 3 – Albany, Americus
  18.8 30.3 SR 377 – Americus
Sumter Leslie 26.6 42.8 SR 195 south – Leesburg Western end of SR 195 concurrency
27.0 43.5 US 280 / SR 30 / SR 195 north (Patterson Street) Eastern end of SR 195 concurrency; eastern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Google Inc. "Route of SR 118". Google Maps (Map). Cartography by Google, Inc. https://maps.google.com/maps?saddr=Crawford+St+NE&daddr=N+Bailey+Ave%2FState+Route+195&hl=en&sll=31.958236,-84.086467&sspn=0.001133,0.001725&geocode=FQHT5AEdVJj3-g%3BFWyl5wEd6fD8-g&oq=Lesli&mra=dme&mrsp=1&sz=19&t=m&z=19. Retrieved October 23, 2012.

External links[edit]

Media related to Georgia State Route 118 at Wikimedia Commons