Georgia State Route 71

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State Route 71 marker

State Route 71
Cleveland Highway

Georgia State Route 71 highlighted in red
Route information
Maintained by GDOT
Length:13.6 mi[1] (21.9 km)
Major junctions
South end: US 41 / US 76 / SR 3 in Dalton
  SR 2 in Varnell
North end: SR-60 at the Tennessee state line northeast of Cohutta
Location
Counties:Whitfield
Highway system

Georgia State Routes
Former

SR 70SR 72
 
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State Route 71 marker

State Route 71
Cleveland Highway

Georgia State Route 71 highlighted in red
Route information
Maintained by GDOT
Length:13.6 mi[1] (21.9 km)
Major junctions
South end: US 41 / US 76 / SR 3 in Dalton
  SR 2 in Varnell
North end: SR-60 at the Tennessee state line northeast of Cohutta
Location
Counties:Whitfield
Highway system

Georgia State Routes
Former

SR 70SR 72

State Route 71 (SR 71) is a state highway in the northwest part of the U.S. state of Georgia. The highway runs 13.6 miles (21.9 km) from Dalton northeast and, then, north, to the Tennessee state line, northeast of Cohutta, where the roadway continues as Tennessee State Route 60.

Route description[edit]

SR 71 begins at an intersection with US 41/US 76/SR 3 in Dalton. South of the intersection, the roadway continues as North Glenwood Avenue. The route briefly heads north out of the city. It then turns northeast before heading north for the reast of its routing. In Varnell is an intersection with SR 2. At the Tennessee state line, SR 71 meets its northern terminus, at Tennessee State Route 60.[1]

History[edit]

Major intersections[edit]

The entire route is in Whitfield County.

LocationMile[1]kmDestinationsNotes
Dalton0.00.0 US 41 / US 76 / SR 3 (North Dalton Bypass)Southern terminus
Varnell7.011.3 SR 2 (Prater Mill Road NE) – Ringgold, Tennga
 13.621.9 SR-60 northContinuation into Tennessee
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 71". Google Maps (Map). Cartography by Google, Inc. https://maps.google.com/maps?saddr=GA-71%2FCleveland+Hwy&daddr=GA-71%2FCleveland+Hwy&hl=en&ll=34.891563,-84.93187&spn=0.280479,0.441513&sll=34.797739,-84.961843&sspn=0.001097,0.001725&geocode=FRz5EgIdhZTv-g%3BFXLfFQIdJA_w-g&oq=Cohu&mra=dme&mrsp=0&sz=19&t=m&z=11. Retrieved October 11, 2012.

External links[edit]

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