Phillip Williams sent some pictures of the
old wood pilings
he found in and at the Little River just downstream (south) from
Troup Bridge, which carries GA 133 (St. Augustine Road) over the Little River, just west of Valdosta past Val Tech Road.
This is relevant to his pretty well documented idea of where the streets and buildings of old Troupville really were located,
and my slightly different idea. More on that later.
He wrote, “These are three of the wooden pilings. My theodolite app on my phone has them being about 6′ apart from one another, given 3° of separation and about 106′ from where I was standing on the east bank.” Continue reading →