Old Stone House Museum barn

Reconstruction of the original 25- x 40-ft. barn on site, now used for displays, demonstrations, and storage, at the Old Stone House Museum, in Brownington, Vermont.

Client
Rotary Club

TFG hero
Makaio Maher

Client heroes
Peggy Day Gibson
Mary Bechard

Notable aspects
Reconstruction of 1836 original. Dry stone foundation. Hewn. Five-sided ridge beam. Hand raising. Outreach to Union High School trades program and Brownington Central School.

TFG leaders
Will Gusakov, Makaio Maher, Gerry David.

Blog
Old Stone House Museum blog / Internet Archive

News
New Vt Barn Built the Old Fashoned Way (WCAX)

Tube
Raising the last bent with gin poles / YouTube/sidheshee

Photographer
Joel McCarty

Narrative
Scantlings 172


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