The Story Behind One Of The Oldest Saloons In Georgia Is Incredibly Unique
By Beth|Published August 29, 2016
A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Charlottesville. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.
Anyone who’s spent time in Savannah, Georgia understands that the city has an intangible quality that borders between beautiful and utterly haunting. Perhaps it’s the low-hanging Spanish moss, the architecture, and the historic buildings that create the mysterious lure about this southern town. There are some buildings in Savannah that are almost unquestionably haunted. The Pirates’ House is one such case. Built in 1753 in the heart of downtown, it’s possibly the oldest building in all of Georgia and has acquired quite a reputation.