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Jul 17, 2011 - Jefferson's Poplar Forest

It was off to Thomas Jefferson’s Poplar Forest today. Before I get to the history lesson, I have a GPS story. Before we left Paradise Lake, I located poplar forest on the GPS. We started following the directions as GPS spoke them. We even saw some signs before we made turns of the main roads. We were getting near the destination when we needed to make a left turn onto a small side road. As we rounded the bend the road turned to gravel. We went about 100 yards on gravel and came to a one lane bridge over the railroad tracks. This bridge...

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