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Appalachian Atlantis

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A brewery’s namesake is reputed to still exist beneath the surface of Lake James. Offering a factual foundation to the myth surrounding Fonta Flora includes a map at Morganton Public Library and descendants of a family prominent in the community at the time of its sinking. As for the mythical element, it’s represented by local belief that, at low tide, the steeple of a church in Fonta Flora is visible.
Our State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 87 Issue 5, October 2019, p172-176, 178, 180