Category Archives: Brooklet GA

Log Tobacco Barn, Brooklet

Though the hearth has been removed, the tobacco steps still remain in this landmark outside Brooklet, recently exposed by timber removal.

Thanks to James Lanier for sharing the location.

 

 

A. J. Lee House, Circa 1900, Brooklet

This was built by A. J. Lee and was later owned by C. H. Ward.

P. C. Waters House, 1898, Brooklet

Thanks to Kenneth Dixon for the identification. The home was built by Peter Cone Waters (1859-1927). Later owners were the Preetorius and Flake families.

Warnock House, 1903, Brooklet

Parker Street, Brooklet

Brooklet GA Bulloch County Historic Main Street Storefronts Photograph Copyright Brian Brown Vanishing South Georgia USA 2015

Many of Brooklet’s historic downtown storefronts have been restored or well maintained and Parker Street continues to be the commercial heart of the town.

Robertson’s Store & Post Office, 1905, Brooklet

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Brooklet is a friendly little town just outside Statesboro. I had a nice talk with a third-generation member of the Robertson family when I was here.