The story of the Alexander County Hospital is a fascinating one. While many hospitals are dreamed up by individual doctors or else corporations, the Taylorsville hospital was something different. And the best people to tell that story are the ones who lived it, the ones who made it. The residents of Alexander county: The hospitalContinue reading “Alexander County Hospital”
The old site is no more. Any old pages on the funkybuu server will now redirect here to the new site. I hope to leave them up for a while until the search engines can catch up with me. I know right now there are a lot of results from engines like Google hitting oldContinue reading “Redirect Finalized.”
The Money Place has been added back to the site today. With permission I’ve done some preliminary metal detector surveys on the property. I’ll likely be continuing that as free time and weather allows and will be adding any finds to a dedicated page.
Fairview House, the Burned House, and Dobbs Farm are back up.
The “Accountant’s House“, one of the locations from the old site is now back up. If I recall correctly, it was one of the first places I photographed after switching from my ancient Sony FD Mavica I used for most of Davis Hospital to a 35mm film camera.
Clear Cut Farm is now up on the locations page. These photos were not on the original site.
New locations added today include Dr Myer’s Office , China Grove Farm , and Lost Cemetery.
A small update to the Davis info. A page about the hospital’s school of nursing, that began operation in 1920 and ended with the hospital’s closing in 1984. In addition, a new location not on the original site: The Underpass House. Also added to the Davis history page is a link to LeGette Blythe’s biographyContinue reading “Davis’ School of Nursing”
A new update to the folklore page.In rural Iredell county an old story gets a new lease on life.
New addition to the folklore/history page today, the tale of the Cora Tree.