Folkston proudly advertises
its proximity to the
The Okefenokee Swamp is the largest low-lying marshland in the United States, covering over 700 square miles.
Folkston's railroad history is
shown in Brown's Catering
& Dine In sign.
The Charlton County
I found a sign with a
Folkston Masonic Lodge
No. 196 F. & A,M. is
listed as dark.
The term "go dark" means that the Lodge no longer exists or is not having regularly scheduled meetings for a period of time. From the condition of the sign and the building, it's my guess that the Lodge has has folded.
The former Citizens Bank
Eric and I are here visit the Folkson Funnel Train Watching Platform, which is just off Main Street.
This elevated covered platform,
with chairs, is a comfortable place
to watch the 60 trains a day that
pass through daily.