A old Farm Wagon from the Historic Oley Valley area.
Category Archives: Around My Area
The area around where I live is starting to take on a new look. It’s time for the Changing of The Seasons. It’s starting to get darker allot faster with the sun going down at a much earlier time. The weather is getting much cooler at night with the daylight hours being not as warmContinue reading “CHANGING SEASON’S”
This is what’s known as a Grotto where people can kneel and pray. There are a number of these around the town. Usually they are located very near a Church.
THE OLEY VALLEY FAIR
I’m guessing that by now you just might be getting tired of Historical Postings, so let’s move on to something else that goes on around here. Every year, at this time, the Oley Valley has the Fair that most of the people in the area enjoy. The Fair has been coming here forContinue reading “THE OLEY VALLEY FAIR”
THE J. W. COOPER BUILDING
This Post about the J. W. Cooper Building located in Shenandoah, PA was 1st done by one of the Bloggers that I follow. He is “Infraredrobert”. Check out his page. He shoots some great Images in HDR and Infrared. Anyway, when I saw and read his Post about this old building inContinue reading “THE J. W. COOPER BUILDING”
OLE FLOUR MILL
This is just one of the few Mills left from the day’s when flour was ground from corn by water powered machinery. Built in the early 1800’s, as most of them were, it still has the working wooden machinery inside. The “feed pond” for the water wheel was located behind the Mill. ItContinue reading “OLE FLOUR MILL”
THE MAHONY PLANE
While taking a drive up to the Historic Coal Mining town of Shenandoah, PA you have to travel up RT 61 North to where the highway splits off into RT 54 that runs right into Shenandoah. Just before entering the town you travel down a incline and then back up another, like what is shownContinue reading “THE MAHONY PLANE”
INTERCOURSE, LANCASTER COUTNY, PA
About twice a year, I get in the car, and take a drive down into Amish Country to see what’s there and what has changed. One of the favorite towns I always walk around in is Intercourse, PA This small Amish town is a big huge tourist attraction because of all the AmishContinue reading “INTERCOURSE, LANCASTER COUTNY, PA”
TO GET THE SHOT’S
KOZARS CHRISTMAS VILLAGE. Since my last post on the Christmas Lights that are here around my area, some of you might be wondering how I got these shot’s of the Christmas Village that is near-by where I live. To be honest, it was not all that hard to do. However, I did make a fewContinue reading “TO GET THE SHOT’S”