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Confluence/ Eno River Association

The Eno River Association purchase and protects lands adjacent the Eno River in the Durham area and beyond. They were very generous in allowing me to salvage a large amount of wood and rusty metal artifacts from the lovely old buildings at the Confluence property in Hillsborough before the buildings were taken down for safety. (more…)

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Butner Farm- Appalachian Salvage trip

I am very grateful to Jeff and Leslie,¬†the owners of the farm, for sharing¬†their bounty of beautiful old barn wood and artifacts with me!   We loaded up my truck with wood from the old barn, tobacco sticks, and some other cool things like a scythe blade, vintage fertilizer sacks, Read more…

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Confluence/ Albright Farmstead

I was able to salvage multiple truckloads of beautiful old wood and rusty metal artifacts from this site prior to the demolition of the buildings. There were two barns and a farmhouse plus multiple smaller buildings that were demolished by the Eno River Association due to their advanced state of Read more…

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