Round barn


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Round barn

A barn having a circular plan. See circular barn.

round barn

A barn having a circular plan; see circular barn.
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In the early 1900s, the Shakers made an effort to make the round barn the quintessential farm structure.
In Shelburne, scholars enjoyed an afternoon at the eclectic Shelburne Museum, which includes thirty-nine exhibition buildings, many of them restored original farm buildings but also a re-created 1930's Manhattan apartment building and a Shaker round barn, containing everything from American folk art and French Impressionist paintings to local ceramics, textiles, historical firearms and horse-drawn carriages, toys, dollhouses, circus memorabilia, a train, the steamboat Ticonderoga, and a lighthouse--both of these latter features on land.
Manchester round barn built by Duncan Horace in 1908 and the 1819 Poorman barn, which has been a part of the family legacy for multiple generations, are among several barns featured in the film.
Extraordinarily well written, as informative as it is entertaining, "The Round Barn, A Biography of an American Farm, Volume Three: Ron's Place, Breeders Co-op, Hybrid Corn, Neighbors, Town, and County" is very highly recommended reading and (along with volumes one and two) will prove to be enduringly popular additions to community library collections.
For 15 years, the grapes were sold to a few local winemakers, including Round Barn Winery and Fenn Valley Vineyards.
is the largest true round barn in the world, measuring 130 feet in diameter.
On 25 August, shortly after our Annual Picnic at the site of the Walbridge Round Barn in Mystic, we manned a table to promote the UEL at the Townshippers' "Seniors in the Park" event in Davignon Park, Cowansville.
Pennsylvania Dutch hex sign painters, known for their iconic round barn art, demonstrate their craft, too, by painting the usual signs and also milk cans, figurines and fabric.
During the 1850s, an itinerant phrenologist evangelized about the virtues of octagonal barns; others promoted round barn construction, leaving Vernon County with ten circular barns that can be seen today.
The farm's 11 cottages are slap-bang in the middle of the farm, and evocatively named - Kingfisher, Heron, Pheasant and Partridge - and include a round barn containing a 'jenny ring'.
Plain and Fancy, a 1955 Broadway musical about Amish life and love, is performed in The Round Barn Theatre.
The Round Barn Winery: A local winery, the Round Barn produces delicious whites, reds and brandies, as well as beer and a fruit-based vodka.