Pedagogy of the Plants

Southern Live Oak, Quercus virginiana

leave a comment »

Southern Live Oak Leaves

While wandering around the woods near the historic McIntosh Sugar Mill Ruins, I spotted this camouflaged box at the base of a massive live oak.  I thought it was either a geocache, or some sort of trap.

I pulled it away from the tree and discovered it was an old ammo case covered with live oak bark.

Inside I found a log book and requisite landfill fodder.  The only item of interest was an old Thundercats comic.  I looked up the coordinates and discovered that it was originally a puzzle cache with clues based on facts about the location. To read about the ruins and other historical sites in Southeast Georgia, visit The Crypt.

Written by Cameron Brooks

January 11, 2011 at 10:01 pm

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: