Cypress Barn History

Woodswell Farm old, upper barn history, from start to end. 1978 to 2017.
1978-08 sf04  August 1978 - David Trimble laying out area for the barn 1978-08 sf08  August 1978 - Plowing the barn site 1979-12 asf20  December 1979 - Barn up, finishing the interior. Stacks of cypress lumber waiting to be used. 1979-12 asf23  December 1979 - Using the barn while building it. Michale Trimble bringin in the weanlings
1979-12 asf25  December 1979 - Using the barn while building it. 1979-12 bsf img066 web  December 1979 - Ailse of the barn. Notice the 2x6" holding up the floor joists for the loft that were totally inadequate for the weight! 1979-12 bsf img068 web  December 1979 - Front of the barn. 1979-12 bsf img069 web  December 1979 - Front of the barn.
1979-12 bsf img070 web  December 1979 - West side of the barn. 1979-12 bsf img072 web  December 1979 - Back of the barn showing the sliding doors. 1980-01 c1sf06  January 1980 - Christmas surprise by Leo Doon. Counter and shelves in tack room made of cypress. 1980-01 c1sf07  January 1980 - Christmas surprise by Leo Doon. Counter and shelves in tack room made of cypress.
1980-01 c1sf10  January 1980 - Ralph Roberts, Joe Sisson, and Neil Doane working on the barn. 1980-01 c1sf11  January 1980 - Joe Sisson, and Neil Doane working on the barn. 1980-03-25 bsf23  March 1980 - Tool shed to the left, front of barn. Photo taken from front driveway. 1980-04 esf13  April 1980 - West side of the barn. View of Bobby Thompson's house next door through the trees.
1980-06 sf15a  June 1980 - Front of barn. 1980-07 asf31  July 1980 - Barn from the front driveway, almost at Proctor Road. 1980-07 asf32  July 1980 - View of west side of barn from Proctor Road. 1980-09 bsf19  September 1980 - Front of barn. 1977 Suburban to the left, Wilbur Bradley tied to front. The wash rack with cross ties and rail on right and one arm of hot walker visible above it.
1980-09 bsf32  September 1980 - Aisle of the barn showing the light given by the fiberglass panels and the beams added by Ruben Scott to provide support for the loft. 1980-09 bsf34  September 1980 - aisle of barn. 1980-09 bsf35  September 1980 - back of barn. Pallets in the loft are for hay. 1980-09 bsf36  September 1980 - back of barn with pile of sand for stall floors. Tool shed visible on the right.
1980-09 bsf37  September 1980 - back fo barn with paddock fence visible. 1988-05-13 nf02  May 1988 - view of barn past tool shed. 2002-10 IMG 0119  October 2002 - Front of barn with guinea hen visitors. 2006-09 DSC 5022  September 2006 - Front of barn past tool shed.
2006-09 DSC 5023  September 2006 - Front of barn. 2006-09 DSC 5025  September 2006 - West side of barn with creep feeder. 2006-09 DSC 5030  September 2006 - west side, back, showing undermining of foundation and armadillo hole. 2006-09 DSC 5031  September 2006 - West side with last outside stall gate.
2006-09 DSC 5032  September 2006 - Creep feeder for foals - board is low enough the mares can't get in and the foals get more feed. 2006-09 DSC 5033  September 2006 - Back of barn. 2006-09 DSC 5034  September 2006 -  Barn aisle as seen from back of barn. 2006-09 DSC 5035  September 2006 -  East side of barn as seen from back.
2006-09 DSC 5036  September 2006 - East side of barn from hill above it. 2006-09 DSC 5037  September 2006 - East side of barn from hill above it. 2006-09 DSC 5039  September 2006 - East side of barn from hill above it, showing cypress siding. 2006-09 DSC 5040  September 2006 - East side of barn from front, showing sagging of the roof and the porch.
2006-09 DSC 5042  September 2006 - East side of barn front. 2006-09 DSC 5043  September 2006 - East side of barn front. 2006-09 DSC 5044  September 2006 - Aisle from front of the barn. 2006-09 DSC 5045  September 2006 - Loft from the front.
2006-09 DSC 5047  September 2006 - Loft from the back. 2006-09 DSC 5049  September 2006 - Cypress lap siding from inside the loft. 2006-09 DSC 5050  September 2006 - A stall front. 2006-09 DSC 5052  September 2006 - Aisle.
2006-09 DSC 5079  September 2006 - Front of barn. 2006-09 IMG 0414  September 2006 - Cypress lap siding being taken from the loft sides. 2006-09 IMG 0416  September 2006 - Cypress lap siding being taken from the loft sides. 2006-09 IMG 0421  September 2006 - Rafters being taken from the loft.
2006-09 IMG 0424  September 2006 - Loft almost dismantled. 2006-09 IMG 0430  September 2006 - Loft almost dismantled. 2006-09 IMG 0449  September 2006 - Plywood from loft floor. 2006-09 IMG 0450  September 2006 - Roof trusses from loft. JR examing the work.
2006-09 IMG 0452  September 2006 - Loft gone - porch sagging. 2006-09 IMG 0453  September 2006 - Aisle without loft or roof. 2006-09 IMG 0456  September 2006 - Aisle with most of loft floor joists off. 2006-09 IMG 0458  September 2006 - Taking down exterior and stall walls.
2006-09 IMG 0462  September 2006 - Cypress stall siding. 2006-10 IMG 0493  October 2006 - Smaller barn. 2006-10 IMG 0498  October 2006 - Aisle with half barn gone. 2006-10 IMG 0500  October 2006 - Rear of smaller barn.
2006-10 IMG 0502  October 2006 - Looking up east side of smaller barn. 2006-10 IMG 0503  October 2006 - Front porch with roof off and piles of cypress and roof trusses. 2006-10 IMG 0517  October 2006 - Waste lumber - not cypress. 2006-10 IMG 0518  October 2006 - Aisle of smaller barn.
2006-10 IMG 0519  October 2006 - Barn cat, JR is not impressed with remodeling of his barn! 2006-10 IMG 0520  October 2006 - Front of barn. 2006-10 IMG 0522  October 2006 - Taking down the upper poles. 2006-10 IMG 0525  October 2006 - Putting up roof trusses over the aisle.
2006-10 IMG 0552  October 2006 - Completed reduced barn - no more loft and half the length. 2010-01 DSC 7767  January 2010 - Barn from next to toold shed with Glaze's tractor parked inside. 2017-07 IMG 0981e  11 July 2017 - Photo taken by a neighbor in Chemonie Crossing of the glow in the tree tops and the smoke rising. This was the neighbor who called the fire into the fire department. 2017-07 DSCF3037  11 July 2017 - Burned barn with Glaze's new tractor inside.
2017-07 DSCF3039  11 July 2017 - Burned barn with Glaze's new tractor inside. 2017-07 DSCF3042  11 July 2017 - Burned barn with Glaze's new tractor inside. Side where tack room used to be. 2017-07 DSCF3044  11 July 2017 - Burned barn with water leak - the shut off valve melted! 2017-07 DSCF3045  11 July 2017 - Electrical box from the barn.
2017-07 DSCF3047  11 July 2017 - Burned barn with Glaze's new tractor inside. 2017-07 DSCF3048  11 July 2017 - Boot cricket survived! 2017-07 DSCF3049  11 July 2017 - Old farm implement survived. 2017-07 DSCF3050  11 July 2017 - Burned barn with Glaze's new tractor inside.
2017-07 DSCF3051  11 July 2017 - Burned barn with Glaze's new tractor inside. 2017-07 DSCF3053  11 July 2017 - Burned barn From east side. 2017-07 DSCF3054  11 July 2017 - Smoking fence post - was this hit by lightning? 2017-07 DSCF3055  11 July 2017 - Burned barn with Glaze's new tractor inside.
2017-07 DSCF3056  17 July 2017 - Burned barn after first day of cleanup by ASAP Foreclosure Cleanouts, Casey Donoghue. 2017-07 DSCF3057  17 July 2017 - Burned barn after first day of cleanup by ASAP Foreclosure Cleanouts, Casey Donoghue. 2017-07 DSCF3058  17 July 2017 - Burned barn after first day of cleanup by ASAP Foreclosure Cleanouts, Casey Donoghue. 2017-07 DSCF3059  17 July 2017 - Tire from Glaze's tractor.
2017-07 DSCF3060  17 July 2017 - East side of burned barn after first day of cleanup by ASAP Foreclosure Cleanouts, Casey Donoghue. 2017-07 DSCF3064  18 July 2017 - Burned barn after second day of cleanup by ASAP Foreclosure Cleanouts, Casey Donoghue. 2017-07 DSCF3065  18 July 2017 - West side of burned barn after second day of cleanup by ASAP Foreclosure Cleanouts, Casey Donoghue. Concrete block structure was the feed room. 2017-07 DSCF3066  18 July 2017 - Burned barn after second day of cleanup by ASAP Foreclosure Cleanouts, Casey Donoghue. The tack room.
2017-07 DSCF3069  20 July 2017 - Burned barn fourth day of cleanup by ASAP Foreclosure Cleanouts, Casey Donoghue. 2017-07 DSCF3071  20 July 2017 - Burned barn after fourth day of cleanup by ASAP Foreclosure Cleanouts, Casey Donoghue. 2017-07 DSCF3077  20 July 2017 - Burned barn after fourth day of cleanup by ASAP Foreclosure Cleanouts, Casey Donoghue. Stake with flag was for placement of lift pole by Talquin Electric.