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Final resting place for the old tenant house. At this point, footings will be dug, filled with concrete, and then concrete blocks will be laid on the footings to bring the house about three feet (approx. 1 meter) off the ground (above grade)....and level, of course!
This is a pseudo-HDR photo in which fine detail is lost to improved contrast (both the highlights and shadows were accentuated)
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Jul 18 2008 17:24 GMT u40
super foto , piekne! brawo!!!
Jul 18 2008 17:31 GMT larrybenedict
Thank you u40
Jul 18 2008 17:33 GMT senna3
Very interesting series Larry with excellent photos!
Jul 18 2008 17:39 GMT larrybenedict
Thank you Peter. Not as colorful as fractals, but some people have never seen a house being moved.
Jul 18 2008 19:30 GMT martini957
WOW...a gorgeous setting for this fine old home...yep, I could live there : ))
Jul 19 2008 02:33 GMT larrybenedict
Nancy.... I think you would change your mind if you saw inside this old house. It needs a lot of fixin' up, which it will get over the next few months.
Jul 19 2008 16:13 GMT Milibuh
I love that house ... the place is great !!!
Jul 20 2008 19:12 GMT martini957
that would be very interesting to shoot...before, during, and after the fixin up
Jul 20 2008 21:41 GMT larrybenedict
Actually Glaydy8er, I think a house this size could be built for one half the money it cost to move it. Some people have more dollars than sense!!!!!!! I would have not made the same choice.
Jul 22 2008 01:51 GMT galpay PRO
Beautiful series!.. a lovly house..
Jul 22 2008 04:42 GMT iyerhari
lovely farm house!!!
Jul 22 2008 04:43 GMT palakol
Loving It.. c",)
Jul 23 2008 19:11 GMT Minz PRO
Great photos and very interesting series!
'Pick up thy bed and walk' comes to mind.... lol
Jul 23 2008 21:46 GMT larrybenedict
Thank you Pam
Jul 23 2008 21:47 GMT larrybenedict
Thank you Iyer
Jul 23 2008 21:47 GMT larrybenedict
Thanks Palakol
Jul 23 2008 21:48 GMT larrybenedict
It's been a long time since I've heard that Minz...probably 50 years.
Jul 25 2008 02:26 GMT hbla PRO
I know it's been done over and over but it's so fascinating how they can move a whole house.
Aug 01 2008 02:15 GMT Poulet PRO
Great old house series, Larry!
I like it a lot. :))
Aug 01 2008 02:24 GMT larrybenedict
Thank you Poulet.
Aug 18 2008 20:22 GMT Lusofona
Nice place!