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Friday, May 22, 2015

Abandoned Main Street X & Willy Nilly 5 No. 44

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For today's Willy Nilly I am going to wrap up my Pamplin City photos....sooooo...here we go....
1)
This little building looks like it's getting a make-over!

2)
This little lady came out of no-where...she came running as soon as we got there...said we set off an alarm because we touched a building...she then carried on a conversation with us and herself...bless her heart...here she is giving my husband a much "unwanted" tour lol....she was nice anyway....

3)
The old Pamplin City train depot...donated by Norfolk Southern and now used as a library. Yay! This is located across the street from the bank I showed you...if you are following...there will be a test...just joking...maybe ;)

4)
The back-side of one of the buildings I've shown you....love the ghost signs!

5)
Another back view of another building...the backs look like they are in a little bit better shape than the fronts right?!

Now it's your turn....post 5 randoms, link up and visit others! Have a great Memorial Weekend (if you are an American!) and take a moment to thank those who gave all .... I am taking a break till Tuesday...will catch up then!



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Thursday, May 21, 2015

Abandoned Main Street IX

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Pamplin City . Appomattox County

This old hotel actually sits behind Main Street. The hotel was built in the late 1800's as a home but then was converted to a hotel after the owner's wife became depressed following a fire at the family store.

The rain was really coming down when I took these...those are raindrops, not ghostly orbs ;)

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Abandoned Main Street VIII

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Main Street . Pamplin City . Appomattox County

This is the old bank. I was able to find that it was built in the 1920's. This building isn't exactly abandoned though. I *think* I saw somewhere that they rent out rooms...maybe it was posted on the side of the building...don't quote me though ;)

Monday, May 18, 2015

Abandoned Main Street VI

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Main Street . Pamplin City . Appomattox County

Isn't it sad the way the things were just left in the store like this?

Friday, May 15, 2015

Abandoned Main Street V & Willy Nilly Friday 5 No. 43

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Pamplin City, Appomattox County

Someone make an offer!

Now for some Willy Nilly time:

1) Lost Communities of Virginia ...be sure to watch the slideshow!

2) These Ten Abandoned Buildings In Virginia Will Send Chills Down Your Spine (notice Main Street Pamplin City listed)

3) Many Of Virginia's Historic Sites In Jeopardy (Pamplin mentioned)

4) Here's an interesting blog I just found Preservation Virginia

5) Abandoned In Virginia ...another neat blog!

Well that's all I have for this week! Now it is your turn, post 5 randoms, link up and visit others! Have a great weekend!



Thursday, May 14, 2015

Abandoned Main Street IV

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This was the closest I could get the boys to this building. They said this was the creepiest one. I said it was actually my favorite. Just something about it.
This is the backside...
And a bit of a fence and sign...anyone able to make that out?
Pamplin City, Appomattox County

This is the 3rd building, going in order from Monday's post. Of course there was only a 20% chance of storms...and it had to start raining when we got there. Lots of the pictures look sunny but it was still raining.

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