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Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Barn with Accessory Attached


Along Highway 26 in Oregon

This barn had a cupola with a lightening rod on top.




10 comments:

  1. I like those shapes and colours of your barns, so different from ours.

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  2. learn something tonight - the word cupola. I wonder why we don't have lightening rods anymore? It's not like no constructions get hit by lightening these days. Quite prone to it here.

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  3. I had the impression in contrary to bieb that this is called a dutch barn in your country by the form of the gable roof. Still in Holland the are nearly extinct.

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  4. Hi John...I love these scenes you have seen !! Wonderful places that remind me of rural Maine at times!!
    I have not seen a lighten rod in forever anywhere ( of course my anywhere is quite limited lol)!

    Wonderful photo!!
    Thanks for sharing a bit of Oregon!!

    Grace



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  5. and another stunning photograph.

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