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State Route 208 (SR 208) is a 43.2-mile-long (69.5 km) state highway located in the west-central part of the U.S. state of Georgia. It runs east from a point between Columbus and Hamilton. It passes through Harris County, Talbot County, and Taylor County.

State Route 208 marker

State Route 208
Route information
Maintained by GDOT
Length43.2 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
CountiesHarris, Talbot, Taylor
Highway system
  • Georgia State Routes
SR 206SR 211

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Route descriptionEdit

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, it 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 east to its eastern terminus at 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 intersectionsEdit

CountyLocationmi[1]kmDestinationsNotes
Harris0.00.0   US 27 / SR 1 – Columbus, Pine MountainWestern terminus
Waverly Hall7.812.6   US 27 Alt. / SR 85 (Warm Springs Road) – Columbus, Manchester
Talbot9.615.4  SR 36 – WoodlandSouthern terminus of SR 36
15.625.1  SR 315 south (Ellerslie Highway) – EllerslieNorthern terminus of SR 315
Talbotton19.831.9    US 80 east / SR 22 east / SR 41 north (Washington Avenue)Western end of US 80/SR 22/SR 41 concurrency
20.032.2     US 80 west / SR 22 west / SR 41 south (Washington Avenue) / SR 90Eastern end of US 80/SR 22/SR 41 concurrency; western end of SR 90 concurrency
20.633.2  SR 90 east (Clark Street) – Junction CityEastern end of SR 90 concurrency
Taylor38.762.3   US 19 / SR 3
43.269.5  SR 137 – Butler, RobertaEastern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c Google (June 18, 2013). "Route of SR 208" (Map). Google Maps. Google. 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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