Continental Divide in Norcross, GA
April, 2011 -Text and photos by jack
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of Norcross, GA with the Estimated Divide in Yellow or Blue
GPS waypoints are
where corresponding photos were taken (below).
The most obvious
location of the Divide in Norcross is where Holcomb Bridge Road crosses
The aerial photo
indicates the ECD travels from the crossing, northward through Thrasher
N, S, E, W, Old, New,
Peachtree St., Lane, Rd. Place, you name it, has 90% of its length associated
with the ECD!
001 Looking NE along
the Southern RR tracks and Norcross Station Café.
002 Looking NW along
Park St. with the Park to the right.
003 Looking NE along
the tracks with the Park to the left.
Finding the true path of
the ECD through Norcross will take a more accurate survey.
004 Again looking
NW along Park Dr. with a noticeable high point at N. Peachtree Rd..
NE along N. Peachtree St. which appears to become the ECD going toward
SW along N. Peachtree St. at the Korean Church which appears to be near
The Divide appears to run
behind the white house on Thrasher St. and along Spike St.
006 Looking SE along
Park Dr. toward the Korean Church and a high point.
007 Looking NW along
008 Looking SE along
Holcomb Bridge road at the railroad crossing rise.
Brack, Tixie Fowler, Brant Aden, Robert Ponder, Alyssa Sinclair, and Chris
009 Looking NE along
010 Looking NE along
First meeting of
the "Norcross ECD Society" in the Norcross Station Café, April 11,
yeazel, the "GPS cartographer"
See Elliott Brack's 'Annual' Invitational Bus Excursion
of Gwinnett County's Many Features.
Sponsored by the Gwinnett
Medical Center, Oct. 13, 2011 (HERE)