Frisco, North Carolina: The Cora Witch Tree

Legendary oak where a suspected witch was supposed to be burned, but disappeared -- leaving only her barely visible name in the tree.
50175 Snug Harbor Drive, Frisco, NC
The tree stands in a subdivision, in the median of Snug Harbor Drive. From NC-12 turn north at the white church onto Buccaneer Drive, then make the first left onto Snug Harbor Drive. You'll see the big tree straight ahead.
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The Cora Witch Tree

Legendary oak tree where a suspected witch was supposed to be burned, but disappeared -- and left only her name in the tree.

[Ashley Dollar, 05/28/2019]

The letters CORA are barely visible in the bark of the tree; you have to look hard to see them. We should expect better handiwork from our cursed witches.

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