Daily Archives: August 20, 2007

Landmark Felton barn: ‘It’s so sad to see such a great piece of architecture fall down’

We last left Felton’s Debbie Lynch looking for preservation aid for her barn. Well, she’s still looking for counsel. Adams County has a program to aid owners of historic barns, but she’s come up short so far in York County. … Continue reading

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York/Adams’ interest in Underground Railroad grows

Artist Lewis Miller captures members of the black community celebrating after receiving news of the Emancipation Proclamation. (Courtesy, York County Heritage Trust.) Underground Railroad enthusiasts will have two opportunities to learn more about that network that led many fugitives to … Continue reading

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