The only meteorite known to have crushed a mailbox, crashing through one end at the top upon impact and directly blasting the back plate off en route to terra firma. The October 28, 2007, Bonhams auction -- the first ever by a major international auction house which was solely dedicated to meteorites -- probably sealed the fate of this fall as the most famous in Georgia's history.
15.8 gram complete slice
Back plate of the Claxton mailbox with resulting indentation on right side from impact upon interior
Interior of mailbox back plate with scar down left side from impact
Main body of the famous Claxton mailbox (not in collection - for reference only)