Georgia State Route 208

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State Route 208 marker

State Route 208
Route information
Maintained by GDOT
Length: 43.2 mi[1] (69.5 km)
Major junctions
West end: US 27 / SR 1 near Hamilton
 
US 27 Alt. / SR 85 in Waverly Hall
US 80 / SR 22 / SR 41 in Talbotton
US 19 / SR 3 north of Butler
East end: SR 137 northeast of Butler
Location
Counties: Harris, Talbot, Taylor
Highway system
  • Georgia State Routes
SR 207 SR 209

State Route 208 (SR 208) is a 43.2-mile-long (69.5 km) state highway is located in the west-central part of the U.S. state of Georgia. It runs from a point approximately halfway between Columbus and Hamilton. Its routing is located within portions of Harris, Talbot, and Taylor.

Route description[edit]

SR 208 begins at an intersection with US 27/SR 1, south-southeast of Hamilton. It heads southeast to Waverly Hall, where it intersects US 27 Alternate/SR 85 (Warm Springs Road). Northeast of Waverly Hall, SR 208 enters Talbot County and meets SR 36. About 5 miles (8.0 km) before entering Talbotton, it intersects SR 315 (Ellerslie Highway). In Talbotton, the road briefly runs concurrent with US 80/SR 22/SR 41. At the eastern end of the concurrency, SR 208 runs concurrent with SR 90. To the east, it enters Taylor County and intersects US 19/SR 3, north of Butler. SR 208 continues to the east until it meets its eastern terminus, an intersection with SR 137, northeast of Butler.[1]

SR 208 is not part of the National Highway System, a system of roadways important to the nation's economy, defense, and mobility.[2]

Major intersections[edit]

County Location Mile[1] km Destinations Notes
Harris   0.0 0.0 US 27 / SR 1 – Columbus, Pine Mountain Western terminus
Waverly Hall 7.8 12.6
US 27 Alt. / SR 85 (Warm Springs Road) – Columbus, Manchester
Talbot   9.6 15.4 SR 36 – Woodland Southern terminus of SR 36
  15.6 25.1 SR 315 south (Ellerslie Highway) – Ellerslie Northern terminus of SR 315
Talbotton 19.8 31.9 US 80 east / SR 22 east / SR 41 north (Washington Avenue) Western end of US 80/SR 22/SR 41 concurrency
20.0 32.2 US 80 west / SR 22 west / SR 41 south (Washington Avenue) / SR 90 Eastern end of US 80/SR 22/SR 41 concurrency; western end of SR 90 concurrency
20.6 33.2 SR 90 east (Clark Street) – Junction City Eastern end of SR 90 concurrency
Taylor   38.7 62.3 US 19 / SR 3
  43.2 69.5 SR 137 – Butler, Roberta 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 208". Google Maps (Map). Cartography by Google, Inc. https://maps.google.com/maps?saddr=GA-208+E&daddr=32.660325,-84.3552348+to:GA-208+E%2FE+Old+Wire+Rd&hl=en&ll=32.639375,-84.541168&spn=0.615216,0.883026&sll=32.652962,-84.298782&sspn=0.153781,0.220757&geocode=Far_8gEdeCTx-g%3BFWVb8gEdXtf4-ik_oqzC9HPziDGNx5WbtJ97fg%3BFTFA8gEdbor7-g&dirflg=h&mra=dpe&mrsp=1&sz=12&via=1&t=m&z=10. Retrieved June 18, 2013.
  2. ^ "National Highway System: Georgia" (PDF). United States Department of Transportation. May 8, 2009. Retrieved June 18, 2013. 

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