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Monday, October 4, 2010

From Illinois again...

Another farm over in Illinois....notice the roof in the top picture. It has a strange little section that is higher than the rest.
The barn is is a nice one...I would love to see inside....also love the little building in front of it. I wonder what it is used for...actually wonder what the building in the other photo is for, too.

8 comments:

Judy said...

I never realized that Illinois had so many barns. I guess I should have headed south more often.

Betsy from Tennessee said...

Storing equipment maybe?????? Maybe the raised portion is just the way someone tried to repair the roof????? Oh--I don't know.... But I love both pictures especially the 2nd one...

Did you see that Tricia is starting a meme where people post barns???? I thought you would enjoy that.

Hugs,
Betsy

Jacob said...

Another one of your lovely farm scenes, Rose. You do them so very well. I'm not sure, but the little building reminds me of farms I knew in Minnesota ... it was a place where various activities relating to milking were done...I just can't remember the specifics.

George said...

I'm not sure of the use of the smaller buildings, but this does look like an interesting farm. I really like the barn.

don said...

Two fine building shots. The added shed to the front of this fine barn, in addition to the one behind, was probably a necessity. Farm thinking always seemed so "practical" to me.

Neal said...

I still wonder is the raised part used to have a skylight and they've just put a roof over it when the skylight got broke.

EG Wow said...

I would love to see inside too.

Mary said...

Wonderful! I saw so many neat barns in Illinois and wanted to stop and take photos...but of course we couldn't :-(

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