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Mt. Gilead Missionary Baptist Church, Canoochee

This congregation was established as Mt. Gilead Baptist in 1891. A Masonic cornerstone indicates restoration or expansion was done in 1975.

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General Store, Canoochee

This was obviously an old store at one time but I haven’t been able to locate much information about Canoochee. It’s a neat area, though, and there’s a nice store still in business across the road.

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Twin City, Georgia

This was the commercial center of what was once known as Summit. It merged in 1920 with the adjacent town of Graymont to become Twin City. 9 more words

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O. A. Hall Store, Twin City

The O. A. Hall Store opened in 1929 and was operated by Mrs. Hall for many years. In fact, it’s better known as the Mrs. O. 86 more words

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Millen & Southern Railway Depot, 1890s, Twin City

The Rogers & Summit Railway was established in 1889 to bring rail service into eastern Emanuel County. Its replacement, the Millen & Southern Railway, was completed by 1892; the depot likely dates to around that time. 80 more words

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