Monticello, Georgia 31064
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Sprinterman
N 33° 18.220 W 083° 40.977
17S E 250195 N 3688165
Quick Description: 145 E WASHINGTON ST MONTICELLO, GA 31064-9998
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 7/27/2009 5:25:28 PM
Waymark Code: WM6WBX
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member PTCrazy
Views: 4

Long Description:
This post office is on a historic site. The marker in front has text as follows.

On the site of the Post Office stood a large, white columned, three storied house known as the Stage Coach Inn. Horses for the coaches were changed here and stabled across the road from the inn. As the coach approached Monticello, the coachman blew a loud blast on his horn for each passenger so the cook would know how many guests to expect for supper. A large mural in the present Post Office shows the inn, a coach and early scenes of the town. The first Monticello Post Office was in the Glover house which stands at the division of the Eatonton and Macon highways. The tin mail slot remains in the kitchen wall of this old house.

It is a well kept building serving this historic town which currently boasts that it is the home of Country Singer Trisha Yearwood.
Type of structure:: Stand Alone

re-enter Zip Code here:: 31064

Current Status:: Still in Use

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