The ruins are believed to have been built in the late 1820s. It is a tabby structure with very thick walls. At the time the sugarhouse was constructed, it is believed that thick-walled buildings such as this tabby one built by John McIntosh were essential to ensure the warmth needed for superior sugar production.
A breathtaking avenue sheltered by live oaks and spanish moss leads to the tabby ruins of Wormsloe, the colonial estate of Noble jones (1702–1775). jones was a humble carpenter who arrived in Georgia in 1733 with James Oglethorpe and the first group of settlers from England. Wormsloe’s tabby ruin is the oldest standing structure in Savannah.
Tabby is a concrete made from crushed oyster shells, lime, sand, and water. Originally the tabby was covered, usually with stucco, but today most ruins are exposed oyster concrete. The Japanese aesthetic of wabi-sabi captures the allure of these structural skeletons in a lonely landscape.
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