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The houses that moved and a twin across the river…

As always, click the pictures for larger size where available... The House Henry Dalton Poindexter was born November 22, 1849 to Robert C. and Martha Ward Poindexter at Flynt Hill, near East Bend, in Yadkin County, NC. As a young man he traveled extensively, visiting the Pacific coast states. He came to Winston in the… Continue reading The houses that moved and a twin across the river…

Forsyth County, Local History, Winston-Salem

The 1882 Conrad-Starbuck house…a grand survivor…

As always, click the pictures for larger version where available...   A few days ago Jb Edwards posted some pictures of tree clearing at a historic house on South Cherry Street and asked why? He soon answered his own question: The house is being adapted for offices and the tree roots were threatening the foundation.… Continue reading The 1882 Conrad-Starbuck house…a grand survivor…