Ocmulgee River Trussel

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Comments (7)

MaryAlice on February 26, 2008

FANTASTIC! What can you tell me about this trestle? Is it still there? What a fabulous thing. My Dad and I have been searching for this creature for weeks. We thought it was in Macon, but here it is in Lumber City! Very cool!

SCBerry on February 26, 2008


SCBerry on February 26, 2008

well i do not know much of the history except that it is over the ocmulgee river just a few miles up from where it meets the oconee and forms the altamaha. The area was big in the lumber business (hence the name) and itwas astrategic steamboat stop and log raft depot. its right beside the new highway and very easy to view, you can actually pull down beside it and walk out on it if you'd like.

MaryAlice on February 27, 2008

Thank you so much for all of the information! I have located it on my map, and of course here on Google Earth, thanks very kindly to YOU! It is on my list of places to go very soon!

Thank you again so much for the information It is a fabulous trestle!


derekdsgb on October 26, 2008

if you go to check this out go to stinson's bbq down the road its great

SCBerry on October 26, 2008

Yes it is!

Kyle Wolff on February 6, 2009

Nice one.

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  • Uploaded on September 23, 2007
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    by SCBerry
    • Taken on 2007/09/23 16:22:05
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