Madison county, Iowa might be known for it’s bridges, but Madison county NC’s heart and soul is balladry.
A number of pages have been added back, including the Highway House, Henry River Ghost Town (as well as a small history page for Henry River), and Hunter Mfg Corp. I have also made small updates to the Davis Hospital School of Nursing and Davis History pages.Several new links added to the “Of Interest” pageContinue reading “Several Updates”
The Troutman trailer park has been reuploaded, as has Absher Farm and the Private School. Marquee Cinemas, which was never on the original site has also been uploaded.Marquee was demolished this year after less than 20 years in Statesville. The city now has no movie theater left save for the abandoned Newtowne Theater. There wasContinue reading “Numerous Updates Today”
I’ve added the “artifacts” page for Davis Hospital with the few items I have been able to find. It’s long been a motto in the urban exploration community to “take nothing but photos and leave nothing but footprints”, but I wish I could go back in time and save some of the old documents thatContinue reading “Some updates”
Couple updates over the last several days. A small write up on the disappearance of Ken Mohler. A mystery that I share a small connection to.The Plumber’s House is now live on the locations page. This is a place that was never on the original website.When I get some more free time, I have someContinue reading “Updates”
Poking around online for information on something I’m researching I came upon this interesting blog of retail stores and malls. It’s focused on the southeast, with several malls in NC covered. Signal Hill in Statesville is among them, and I hope to have my own info up about it in the near future. https://skycity2.blogspot.com
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.