'Tin by Tin, Strip by Strip, Board by Board, Beam by Beam'
Log Cabin Meticulously Dismantled, Moved to Henry's Pond
June 22, 2023
When a log cabin was constructed in East Sharpsburg in the early to mid-1800s, its future was unknown. Who could predict that after its purpose as a post office, it would serve as a general store? Would the builders have guessed that eventually it would have kitchen and bathroom areas added on before becoming a residential unit? Certainly no one would think that two decades later, the establishment would hold pot belly pigs for a five-year stint.
Subconsciously, all involved in the construction probably thought the cabin would live and die on that property. However, the cabin is taking a t...