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Arnold Farm

Posted by
Elaine Hancock (Olney, United States) on 22 November 2019 in Architecture.

During the Civil War, the Arnold Farm became a staging area for Union Troops as they prepared to ascend South Mountain and push the Confederate troops back. Sharpshooters used the farm's large bank barn for cover. The house may have also been used to shelter wounded soldiers in the weeks after the battle.

"There are moments when time stands still. You hope it will wait for you."
Dorothea Lange

© Copyright 2019 Elaine Hancock, All Rights Reserved

Devi from Chennai, India

Impressive old building with a quiet style of simple architecture.Lovely framing too :)
Have a nice weekend Elaine :))

22 Nov 2019 5:47am

jpla from St Barthélémy, France

Qu'elle est belle !
JP

22 Nov 2019 6:55am

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

A nice house.

22 Nov 2019 7:40am

Anne from France

Elle est bien jolie

22 Nov 2019 8:23am

Captain Guildive Ajoupa from Saint Nazaire.Pays de la Loire., France

Cette demeure est du grande beauté, bien située dans une belle nature.

22 Nov 2019 8:58am

Shaun from Massachusetts, United States

A very impressive stone built house and quite large for a farm. Nice capture. 5*

22 Nov 2019 9:16am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

beautiful scene with beautiful light

22 Nov 2019 9:42am

ryse from bordeaux, France

Waouh ! Quelle belle maison en pierre ! Par contre je ne voudrais pas être celle qui doit y faire le ménage car elle est vraiment immense !!!!
Bonne journée

22 Nov 2019 10:03am

@ryse: I would not want to clean it either!

Existence Artistique from Angers, France

bel arbre

22 Nov 2019 10:19am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

lovely stonework and a nice house, well captured and an interesting insight to its history

22 Nov 2019 11:00am

JPA from Paris, France

superbe maison!! amts

22 Nov 2019 1:34pm

Pascale MD from Occitanie, France

Jolie ferme et une belle composition.
L'endroit semble aussi très sympa.
Bonne journée Elaine

22 Nov 2019 1:45pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Cette barrière ce rendu sur cette façade de bâtiment quel décor tout se fond
Belle soirée

22 Nov 2019 2:29pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Beautiful house , a superb composition and this is an important story .

22 Nov 2019 2:30pm

Roland Theys from gerpinnes, Belgium

Beautiful house , good photo!

22 Nov 2019 2:50pm

Lougris from Toulouse, France

une très jolie bâtisse !!

22 Nov 2019 3:00pm

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

A beautiful house with a history you have photographed.

22 Nov 2019 4:01pm

Rose from United States

I would love to take a tour of this place...it looks huge.

22 Nov 2019 4:34pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

A beautiful landscape with lovely warm light. Where is Arnold HOuse?

22 Nov 2019 7:32pm

@Ruthiebear: Just outside of Burkittsville, MD.

Don from Spokane, United States

A fine picture of this historic house. I enjoying the works on its history.

22 Nov 2019 8:46pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A beautiful image of this large, historic house. It looks solidly built.

23 Nov 2019 12:26am

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

an impressive and historic building. I like your inclusion of the rail fence and other farm details

23 Nov 2019 12:55am

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

This is a lovely historic farmhouse. The stories it could tell.

23 Nov 2019 1:19am

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

such a beautiful home and grounds

i'm glad it's been preserved

23 Nov 2019 2:28am

Gary from Gwynedd, United Kingdom

The sense of history is strong

23 Nov 2019 9:27pm