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Monday, March 23, 2020

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I love finding farms with dates....

22 comments:

Ginny Hartzler said...

Looks freshly painted, too.

Dee said...

You would love my house too. Up on the chimney is a date stone ----- Cedar Hill School Built 1852 Rebuilt 1884 Sometime before 1884 there was a fire. You can find remnants of the fire up in the attic. The original slate roof is still there in places. Apparently the fire started in the attic by the fireplace that was up there.

There are still some scorch marks on the floor in the second bedroom and in what is now a linen closet and one small one in the living room (which was the main classroom. We think the attic was used as living quarters for the teacher and the second bedroom was probably another classroom.

Hill Top Post said...

A white barn! I love it! I would like to know more about R. Leak and his sons.

John "By Stargoose And Hanglands" said...

I hope they made their centenary and are still going strong, though they're probably on to R Leak's great-grandsons and -daughters by now.

Nancy Chan said...

Looks newly painted.

Ann said...

Looks like that barn has been well maintained.

Hootin' Anni said...

Lovin' it too. Oh the history.

Francisco Manuel Carrajola Oliveira said...

Em perfeitas condições este celeiro.
Um abraço e boa semana.

Andarilhar
Dedais de Francisco e Idalisa
O prazer dos livros

Yamini MacLean said...

Hari OM
Nice.

I shall have to start mining my archives as getting any new images just now is being severely curtailed! Be safe. Be well. Behave. YAM xx

eileeninmd said...

Hello,

It is nice barn and sign, great that it has the date! Take care! Have a happy day!

ushasurya said...

wow...so old and still going strong !
Great image :)
I love to see old mansions with dates !!\
Devi :)))

don said...

It is a great way to name this barn. Nice close up.

Sandra said...

I guess they had no daughters? have you ever seen R. Leak and Daughthers on signs?

Steven said...

This barn is visually attractive with its graphic lines! Great capture!

Steven said...

A visually attractive barn with its eye-catching graphic lines here! Great capture!

Ruthie said...

What a classic beauty this barn is.

happyone said...

Yes, that is nice and a nice looking barn too.

harry said...

wonderful use of white

Steve in Japan said...

A cool shot of this old farm.

Ruth Hiebert said...

That's very cool.

ElaineH said...

There is quite a history here. A great image!

Laura. M said...

Es muy antigua y preciosa.
Desde casa te mando este abrazo 🙅

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