Collins Barn-Cartersville, GA.*NO LONGER STANDING
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Sprinterman
N 34° 11.814 W 084° 47.803
16S E 703016 N 3786182
Quick Description: The John Collins barn is located on Felton Rd. near it's intersection with North Tennessee St.
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 6/7/2008 6:03:50 PM
Waymark Code: WM3YTC
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member GEO*Trailblazer 1
Views: 14

Long Description:
This barn is still in use. It houses horses and other farm animals kept on this farm which is surrounded by commercial property.

The owner of the farm passed away less than a year ago. He was a wonderful individual and a multimillionaire..not from the farming operation but from other business transactions including selling off parcels of land to shopping centers and other business interests. His generosity toward people and especially children is legendary in this area. I am proud that I knew the man.

The road that the farm is located on is named for an ancestor of his wife who was the first female United States Senator. More info (visit link)

John kept the animals on the farm more or less as a hobby and they are now being cared for by his decendents.
Construction: Wood

Is this a 'working' barn?: Stable (used to house farm animals)

Distinctive Features: This barn has a hay loft

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