Baker County Courthouse

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Dating back to 1906, the historic courthouse no longer serves as a jail due to flooding from the nearby Flint River on several occasions. Disembodied footsteps and ghostly voices are often heard when there is no one around.

(Submitted by Callum Swift)

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Geographic Information

Washington Avenue
Newton, GA
United States

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31.31428409689003, -84.33532190327242
Baker County, Georgia
Nearest Towns:
Newton, GA (0.1 mi.)
Camilla, GA (9.3 mi.)
Baconton, GA (11.2 mi.)
Leary, GA (15.8 mi.)
Putney, GA (16.8 mi.)
Pelham, GA (16.8 mi.)
Sale City, GA (18.9 mi.)
Albany, GA (21.1 mi.)
Morgan, GA (21.9 mi.)
Meigs, GA (22.2 mi.)


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