Byron, Georgia: Big Peach Orb on a Pole (Gone)

Advertised the Peach Antique Mall. At one time, the big peach was apparently lit at night.
Directions:
East side of I-75, just north of exit 149. Accessible by taking exit 149 and driving around back of the peach (factory outlet) shopping center.
Hours:
April 2011: Destroyed in a wind storm.
Status:
Gone

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Peach on a pole.

Big Peach Orb on a Pole

"The Big Peach" was blown down and destroyed by a severe wind storm on April 5th, 2011.

[Clif Davis, 04/06/2011]

Peach Orb.

Big Peach Orb on a Pole

See it from the highway, no need to get off the road.

[Matt, 03/19/2010]
Big Peach on a Pole

I visited the Big Peach Antiques Mall under that big giant peach on a pole and found they've reopened and are better than ever. If you need a good pit-stop on the way down I-75 then stop there. You're bound to leave with something great.

[John Harley, 02/15/2010]

Pit-stop, nyuk-nyuk.

Peach on a pole.

Giant Peach Orb

In addition to the faded peach water tower to the south of exit 149 on I-75, there is a second, more impressive giant peach just north of exit 149 alongside the east side of I-75. This giant peach is orb-shaped and features a huge leaf and stem. The orb apparently lit up at night (until quite recently), but the antique mall that was feeding the electricity went out of business. I drove my car right up underneath the orb. Drive up to the peach factory outlet stores and go behind the shops.

[Grant, 09/17/2007]

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