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Old 09-07-2014, 10:08 PM
Location: Savannah GA
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Originally Posted by Bobilee View Post
This isn't a thread about what is the south. That's just your opinion, to which you are entitled. Near Harper's Ferry is the Charles Town Confederate memorials. These photos are public domain.



Shepherdstown, WV, Jefferson County

Not to mention the fact that Harper's Ferry sticks out into a river that, on the north is Maryland and the south is Virginia -- both Southern states, by definition.

But now we're nit-picking and opening up that tired old can of worms again ... so never mind (though I agree with you).
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Old 09-08-2014, 10:13 AM
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Originally Posted by Newsboy View Post
Madison is a very nice town, but it doesn't really come across as "rustic" to me in a New England sort of way. I think Dahlonega and maybe a few other mountain towns in GA come closer to what the OP is looking for.
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Old 09-08-2014, 10:24 AM
Location: San Antonio
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Okay I suppose that in a historical context Harper's Ferry is "the south". But given it's proximity to the BosWash corridor, the OP might as well stick with Vermont.
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Old 09-08-2014, 12:06 PM
Location: california
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I don't know how to do all the google stuff , But
I came from Big Bear Lake California and it is a very nice place to be .
People come there from around the world, all year long .
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Old 09-08-2014, 05:24 PM
Location: Denver
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Originally Posted by linicx View Post
Natchitoches is awesome, and it is the oldest continuing settlement on the Lousiana(?) Trace. St. Francisville is very interesting, too, and so is Gonzales! .
St. Francisville is pretty and in a good setting with the Tunica waterfall nearby.
Gonzales is not, it's just a suburb.
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