Coffin House, Circa 1875, Philomath

Philomath GA Oglethorpe County Coffin Barn Photograph Copyright Brian Brown Vanishing North Georgia USA 2015

Asa Tucker Drake was the son of James V. Drake. He was the only undertaker in town and used this barn to store coffins. Locals call it the “old coffin house”. Drake also owned the store next door at one time.

Philomath Historic District, National Register of Historic Places

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