Takeover Week: Bomb Island (Zack)

Welcome to day four of Google Sightseeing Reader Takeover Week! Every day this week, one of you has been chosen to have their very own sight posted here on GSS, while Alex and James take a well deserved holiday. Today’s sight is from Zack! Bomb Island, also named Lunch Island, is located in Lake Murray which is west of Columbia, South Carolina. A 1.5-mile-long earthen dam, the largest in the world when it was built, created Lake Murray, named for William S. Murray, chief engineer for the project. The Purple Martin roost on Bomb Island is the largest…

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