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Wednesday, June 18, 2014

ABC Wednesday - W is for WILLIAMSBURG - Colonial that is

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This is the Capitol Building built in 1934, based on the 1705 original which was destroyed by fire. For a complete history on the capitol CLICK HERE

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This neat old tree grows out behind the capitol. It split in half but is still growing! For an interesting story about trees in Colonial Williamsburg during the 18th century CLICK HERE and to visit ABC Wednesday CLICK HERE!

23 comments:

  1. Those are some really massive buildings. I love your images!

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  2. Love those old brick buildings. Just beautiful.

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  3. I like the buildings but that tree is awesome!

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  4. a "little" house beetween trees

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  5. What else?! Wonderful Williamsburg montage Tanya.

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  6. Oh, yeah! I've got watercolors of these two wonderful buildings on the walls in my dining room. :-)

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  7. Love that the building was recreated!!! That tree is amazing….surely it deserves to be hugged.

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  8. the building AND the tree are impressive! w is for WOW! :)

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  9. Impressive building and tree!!

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  10. i really do love everything about Williamsburg. perfect in all it's ways. the architecture is perfect in my book. ( :

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  11. Those buildings are so cool! Love the brick facade. And what an interesting tree. Thanks for sharing!

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  12. Great looking buildings and that tree is something else!

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  13. been there! great history!
    ROG, ABCW

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  14. Impressive building, I wonder where the moat is! :-)

    The tree is gorgeous.

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  15. What a beautiful building and tree! I'm partial to ancient trees like that one I like to wonder what they might have seen over their long lives. :)

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  16. Lots to see in Ol' Williamsburg. Very interesting capitol building - maybe you got some interior shots, too?

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  17. Wonderful shots of Williamsburg. I love visiting there. I don't have a post this week for ABC Wed but am visiting for the team. Carver, ABC Wed. Team

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  18. Gorgeous buildings and the tree is awesome!

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  19. Magnificent buildings. From these shots and the Williamsburg blog, I really want to see the area for myself.

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  20. Very cool. Williamsburg is on my bucket list!

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  21. How perfect is that for W. I would love to visit there!!!

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  22. Perfect looking colonial building. I love that split tree, very neat.
    ann

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