Located just outside of Charlotte, North Carolina, Stallings boasts old-school Southern charm in close enough proximity to big-city attractions that residents need never fear boredom. Museums, performing arts centers, an increasingly vibrant food scene, and other attractions in the Queen City make the nearby towns perfect nesting spots for families and individuals who want to be close to the action but still have their own space.
Concrete Pillars at Gopher Ordnance Works by Mick Richards on Capture Minnesota // These pillars are a remnant of the gunpowder plant built in 1942 and abandoned in 1945. The plant produced gunpowder for artillery shells for four months out of over three years of existence. It was the third most expensive ammunition plant in the US at a cost of $115 million.