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Brunswick, Georgia: Lovers Oak

Huge oak tree, said to be 900 years old and a former rendezvous for Indian lovers. Now it's in the middle of a street.

Albany St., Brunswick, GA
Just south of downtown. In the median of Albany St. at its intersection with Prince St.
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Lovers Oak.

Lovers Oak

Beautiful old tree in a beautiful neighborhood.

[Jonathan, 06/07/2018]

Lover's Oak.

Lovers Oak

Driving through Brunswick, we saw the sign for Lovers Oak tree. Snapped a few photos to share.

[Rose, 03/27/2017]

The tree is said to be 900 years old. Indian lovers would supposedly rendezvous beneath its branches, although that story may have been invented just to give the tree a catchy name. Old tree legends are not always true.

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