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View, Eng Bunker Corncrib, Surry County, North Carolina

Eng Bunker Corncrib (Mount Airy, N.C.)
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Item information

Title:
View, Eng Bunker Corncrib, Surry County, North Carolina
Topics:
Architecture
Subjects:
Corncribs
Original Format:
Color slides
Item identifier:
buch0537
Photographer:
Buchman, Tim more info on Buchman, Tim 
Created Date:
Genre:
Architectural photographs
Photographs
Location:
Surry County (N.C.)
Digital Project:
Built Heritage

Source information

Repository:
Preservation North Carolina
Collection:
Tim Buchman Photographs, 1988-1998 (MC00583) held by Preservation North Carolina
Note field:
Not all materials from the physical collection may have been scanned. Images may have been enhanced for web access.
Rights:
Reproduction and use of this material requires permission from Preservation North Carolina. For general information see the Preservation North Carolina website (http://www.presnc.org).
RightsStatements.org:
In Copyright
For more information:
http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0
Funding:
Digitization of this image was partially supported with federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funds made possible through a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, and administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources.

Building: Bunker, Eng Corncrib (Mount Airy, Surry County, North Carolina)

Built:
Street:
2475 Rockford St
Community:
Mount Airy
State:
NC
Zip:
27030
Provenance note:
Eng Bunker (farmer and "Siamese" twin sideshow performer) and Sarah Bunker, first owner
Architectural note:
Constructed of unprocessed, well-spaced logs, the structure typifies the corncribs built in the state in the nineteenth century. The corncrib also features a cantilevered entry shelter.
Historical note:
The corncrib was built in the mid-nineteenth century.
Location:
Mount Airy (N.C.)
Subjects:
Agricultural buildings
Cantilevers
Corncribs
Farm buildings
Historic buildings
Log buildings
Latitude, Longitude:
36.467521, -80.625773