Old Abandoned Motel by Linda Yates

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This old motel sits along a highway that is not traveled much anymore. There use to be a lot of these small roadside inns, but with interstates and more modern motels they are nearly extinct. Located in West central Ga. near Plains. USA

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Featured July 22, 2011
In Country Bumpkin

Featured July 19, 2011
In Blue Ridge Mountains & Southern USA


abandoned, ga linda yates, motel, old, red peeling paint, rusty, tin roof, wood


  • louisegreen
    louisegreenover 4 years ago

    Great find, nicely captured.

  • Thank you so very much.

    – Linda Yates

  • louma Rabah
    louma Rabahover 4 years ago

    a great shot..

  • Thank you Louma!

    – Linda Yates

  • rasim1
    rasim1over 4 years ago

    Wonderfully done. It’s just beautiful!

  • Thank you so very much, Rasim!

    – Linda Yates

  • Gary Gurr
    Gary Gurrover 4 years ago

    Fantastic colours Linda, a great rustuy image.

  • Thank you Gary! Someone told me that it was a Juke Joint a long time ago,before it was made into a roadside motel.

    – Linda Yates

  • Larry Llewellyn
    Larry Llewellynover 4 years ago

    Great find.. I was stationed at Seymour Johnson AFB in Goldsborough North Carolina… Makes one feel home sick!!!

  • Thank you Larry, I was told that this once was a Juke Joint before it was a roadeside motel. It sit along side a country road that is no longer a main route.

    – Linda Yates

  • Lyn  Thomsen
    Lyn Thomsenover 4 years ago

    Awesome, you have some beautiful images Linda.

  • Thank you Lynn, and thanks for taking the time to look at my photos!

    – Linda Yates

  • AliceDoodles
    AliceDoodlesover 4 years ago

    Your cohosts Cee and Chris

  • Roger Jewell
    Roger Jewellabout 3 years ago

  • Roger thank you, I’m honored and happy to be featured in this group!

    – Linda Yates

  • geoff curtis
    geoff curtisabout 3 years ago

    Lovely work beautifully captured.

  • Thank you Geoff and for the fav.

    – Linda Yates

  • Samohsong
    Samohsongabout 3 years ago

    Great image! I wonder if Roger Miller stayed here when he wrote King of the Road? Congratulations on your feature. ~Sam

  • Thank you Sam and you just never know!

    – Linda Yates

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