Lost Mountain, Georgia

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Lost Mountain is an unincorporated community in Cobb County, in the U.S. state of Georgia.[1]

History[edit]

The community takes its name from a summit of the same name near the original town site.[2] A variant name is "Lost Mountain Crossroads".[1] A post office called Lost Mountain was established in 1848, and remained in operation until 1902.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Lost Mountain
  2. ^ Krakow, Kenneth K. (1975). Georgia Place-Names: Their History and Origins (PDF). Macon, GA: Winship Press. p. 136. ISBN 0-915430-00-2.
  3. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 13 March 2019.

Coordinates: 33°56′26″N 84°42′09″W / 33.94056°N 84.70250°W / 33.94056; -84.70250