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122Re: [ClappCemetery] Narrow Guage Road & Clapp's Post Office?

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  • Ggbryan821@aol.com
    Nov 1, 2002
      Very interesting, John!! Where are you getting all this great information?
      Thanks for sharing it.
      Gwen

      In a message dated 11/1/2002 6:10:38 PM Eastern Standard Time,
      retrofit@... writes:

      > Does anyone know where in Muscogee Co. Narrow Guage Road is or was (as
      > pertains to the following)?
      >
      > <<...Although it was incorporated as the 'Columbus Manufacturing
      > Company' in 1866, this mill, as well as the previous one, was always
      > known as Clapp's Factory. A railroad station nearby on the Narrow Guage
      > Road was also called 'Clapp's.' >>
      >
      > I'm thinking this post office must have directly served the Clapp's
      > Factory community and would have been in or near the village.
      >
      > Does anyone have access to any old maps of the county that might show
      > the location of Narrow Guage Road, Clapp's Post Office, and/or Clapp's
      > Factory? I haven't found any historical maps online that show enough
      > detail of Muscogee Co. for locating these features. Thanks,
      >
      >



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