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1875 Diving Bell, Dahlonega

#14 of 29 in Things to do in Dahlonega
Landmark · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
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  • After visiting the area & learning about the gold rush, we happened to pick up a brochure about this interesting diving bell in the Welcome Center. We read all about its history & since it's located....  more »
  • This little bit of history is both interesting and scary. To think divers actually used this diving bell , me not for a million dollars .  more »
  • Was able to learn a little bit of gold prospecting in Ga. That is not well known. Easy to get to the display as it is in a park. Once get done you can spend some time in the down town shops.
  • If you're interested in diving or gold prospecting this is a must-see to see the work that went into this and didn't know that it was only used a couple of years and then abandoned the poor fools I had to go down there dark wet environment with nothing but a candle must have been crazy laugh out loud built in the 1870s was found in the bottom of the river and for years they didn't know exactly what it was

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