Fayetteville, Georgia: World's Longest Courthouse Bench

Almost 60 feet long and almost 200 years old. Moved outdoors, so even those not awaiting justice can sit on it.
Address:
Stonewall Ave. E., Fayetteville, GA
Directions:
Downtown, on the south side of the courthouse square, which is on the north side of Stonewall Ave. between Glynn and Lee Sts.
Admission:
Free
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Longest Courthouse Bench.

World's Longest Courthouse Bench

Situated outside the courthouse in the central square in Fayetteville is the world's longest courthouse bench.

[Carolyn Earle, 02/26/2015]

The 58-foot-long beam, hewn from a single tree, has been in use as a bench since 1825. Not as smoothly worn as one might hope; watch out for splinters.

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