Advertisements

The Bach Michigan General Store

Bach Michigan General Store
The Pepsi Logo Still Shows Well Along the Road

Small villages dot the countryside of Michigan. This shot was taken at Bach Michigan. The Bach General Store, long since closed. Once the center of the community , these shops were a common site in the days before Walmart and Dollar General. They served as local focal point one could walk to or arrive on horseback or wagon.

Bach Michigan
The Bach General Store

Local lore tells that Bach Michigan kept its German identity and that the first English service at Bach’s St. Peter’s Lutheran Church was held in 1930. Today the village is a quaint stop on a country road that heads north to the shoreline of the Upper Thumb.


Related Reading


Michigan's Thumb ThumbWind
Advertisements

Mike Hardy

Author of a fun loving and event blog covering topics of the Upper Thumb of Michigan , the wind energy capital of the Great Lakes. Offering great trove of information on Wind Energy, Cheeseburger in Caseville, Saginaw Bay, Sailing.

Please Leave a Reply

%d bloggers like this: