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Caption Hitching Post From Town of Etowah
Object Name Post, Hitching
Object ID 1992.12.8
Description Black cast iron hitching post that stood on the town square of Etowah, the ruins of which now lie under Lake Allatoona. The post has three rings attached around the base of the dome-shaped top of the post.

The post was salvaged from the town before the lake was filled in.
Year Range from 1850
Year Range to 1859
Dimensions H-48 inches
Search Terms Etowah (Town of)
Subjects Hitching posts
Provenance The post was salvaged from the site by the lender before the lake was filled in.
Condition Good