Originally Posted by fire88dog
I am always awed by the craftsmen that were able to do what they did w the tools of the day. A time when speed of getting it built and paid wasn't the priority...then again there's the pyramids, but I haven't seen any in Washtenaw County yet. But I'm lookin'
Keep an eye out for barns with curved roofs. I'm told that was a way to show off your construction skills to your pals back in the day. My cousin-in-law built an beautiful garage/man-cave with one just to show that his family still had the skills.