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Sunday, January 16, 2022

Around the bend


 I think this one is in Illinois, but I cannot quite remember where.  Even if I could, I wonder if it would still be there.

18 comments:

Yamini MacLean said...

Hari Om
...it was most of the way out even then... Lovely frame. YAM xx

John "By Stargoose And Hanglands" said...

Your pictures show aspects of your country that we don't see very often. That little view is a perfect illustration of what I mean.

Bill said...

Some seem to be able to keep standing with no visible means of support. The shed (dairy?) and the silo seem to be avoiding surrender.

eileeninmd said...

Great barn photo, love the silo too.
Take care, enjoy your day! Have a happy new week!

MadSnapper said...

the barn might have fallen down but the other building looks sturdy. maybe you could do the gps coordaintes thing. i know they are somewhere on our cell pics and wonder if they are from a camera.

Ann said...

I bet that one was quite impressive when it was new. That roof looks pretty sad.

Ruthie said...

This reminds me of my grandfather's barn when I was growing up

Hootin' Anni said...

A work of art...that silo is so very impressive.

L. D. said...

It is a wonderful scene. Sadly they will be gone in another fifty years. I know that I have seen this set of building like this all over Iowa.

A Left-Eyed View said...

A nicely-framed view of this weathered barn through the enveloping branches!

Kodak said...

It must have been very impressive in it's day. Sad if it's gone now.

....peter:) said...

a good viewpoint Rose... that barn has seen many better years....peter:)

Gardens at Waters East said...

Your barn photos are great. There is a silo about 1000 get from my gardens that has appeared in a number of original paintings, and prints. In fact friends of mine from Chicago bought a print and brought it to. me as a gift - not knowing that the silo was the one just down the street from my gardens - funny.

Ruth Hiebert said...

That has been a lovely farm at some point, but just like us humans we don't keep our vigor.

happyone said...

A great picture!! And nice to see green and sunshine!!

Michael Rawluk said...

Nicely shot with the branches framing all.

ElaineH said...

I like this view of the barn with the silo. Beautifully composed with the curve in the road. I like the style of the barn and the roof.

LC said...

Loved this photo, the remains of a prosperous operation of another era. Hope all is well on your Homefront. It will take me awhile to catch up with your past posts, and it is always an intriguing visit.

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