DSC01778 (2).jpgAnother view from the same point. I've decided to head to the ridge jutting out from the right.
Back wheel slipped off into a gully. I stepped off the bike to assess the situation. It wasn't pretty after I took this photo. Dropped the bike on it's left side but pointed downhill. Straining to pick it up I took off my jacket and helmet and rode out of the gully; turned around managed to avoid any other entrapments
DSC01785 (2).jpgNew wood decking..always afraid the county road department would replace this bridge with an ugly concrete span.
DSC01786 (2).jpgAlways pictured Yankees storming this stone wall to the right where Confederate defenders repelled their attacks. Now an ageing oak has breeched this rampart spilling ancient stones toward the road.