"...The history of the Hyde Farm is receding into time, but the fact that this expanse of land – so close to the river – wasn’t developed is one of those rare legends in Atlanta.
There may be those who will remember seeing the former owner, J.C. Hyde, plow the land with help from his mule, Nell. Hyde wanted the land preserved and sold 40 acres to the Trust for Public Land in 1992. Two caveats...
His family left him at the shelter with hopes that they would retrieve him when they found a new home but that has not happened. He's now up for adoption and is looking for a loving family. Cobb County.