Cullman, Alabama: Car Half in the Ground

A transmission shop has an old car out front, standing upright, buried hood-first in the ground.

Address:
8810 US Hwy 278, Cullman, AL
Directions:
From downtown Cullman (intersection of US Hwy 31) drive west a little over ten miles on US Hwy 278. On the right (north) side.
Admission:
Free
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Beneath an outdoor sign for a transmission shop is a 1990s sedan pointing skyward, with its trunk apparently buried in the ground.

Car Half in the Ground

I had just visited the Abandoned Airplane Gas Station in Vinemont when I took a wrong turn and happened to notice a car half-buried in the ground at a transmission shop. Of course I stopped to take some pictures, and noticed they also have a mailbox built out of a transmission.

[Dave Turner, 06/17/2015]

Some of our fondest discoveries have been made by taking wrong turns.


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