Did you know that despite the films title, Sweet Home Alabama was mostly filmed in Georgia? The film used the rolling hills of the Georgia International Horse Park (Bald Rock Meadows) for the scenes featuring the Civil War re-enactors.
What part of Sweet Home Alabama was filmed in Covington GA?
Other filming locations for Sweet Home Alabama were at one of the plantation homes located in Covington, as well as at Starrs Mill in Fayette County. Starrs Mill is seen in the film as the character, Jakes (played by Josh Lucas) glassblowing shop.
What happens if sand is struck by lightning?
When it hits a sandy beach high in silica or quartz and the temperature goes beyond 1800 degrees Celsius, the lighting can fuse the sand into silica glass. The blast of a billion Joules radiates through the ground making fulgurite — hollow, glass-lined tubes with a sandy outside. Petrified lightning.