Category Archives: Johnsonville

The Deconstruction of Barns P. 1

This is a picture of a barn in Johnsonville behind the white Victorian house; while it speaks for itself, you should know that the top picture was taken last August and the second picture was taken in May.  Part II … Continue reading

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No Trespassing

Yeah, okay.

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Johnsonville, revisited

Not even one year later from my last visit to Johnsonville and this cupola is falling through the roof.  I have decided that I can’t just buy the 64 acre estate (yes, it is for sale) but I can document … Continue reading

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Echo Farm Barn Fire

{panoramio, the courant blog} In less than 10 days I’m going home for the first time in months.  I can’t wait.  With the thought of home in my mind is the thought of Johnsonville, Sunrise Resort and Echo Farm.  Going … Continue reading

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Schoolhouse

Just the schoolhouse down the hill from the chapel in Johnsonville.

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River of Dreams

This Billy Joel video was filmed in Connecticut in 1993 (I think…that was when the song came out).  The schoolhouse behind the male choir is in Johnsonville!  The chapel behind the wedding procession is right up the hill from the … Continue reading

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Break Down Magic

Once again, these are from Johnsonville Rd.  Clearly, all of these are falling down, and I honestly hope that someone (hopefully me) will be able to fix them up and let the buildings have what they deserve – restructuring & … Continue reading

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