Random Picture of the Week #30: On Lock Down: Padlocks and Chains

This week’s random picture is of padlocks and chains  locking down an entry gate to a working farm out in Rockwall County, Texas. This article was originally posted to EvolutionaryDesigns.net/photography on August 17th, 2014 About the … [Read more...]

The Old Alston Grocery Store in Rodney, Mississippi

The old Alston Grocery Store in Rodney, Mississippi is one of a few remaining buildings left in the once prosperous town now considered by some as a ghost town. It’s really not a ghost town, there are quit a few people that still in town and the … [Read more...]

Old Rodney Presbyterian Church

The Rodney Presbyterian Church got its start when the Bayou Pierre Presbyterian Church congregation was organized in 1807. Bayou Pierre then split in 1824 to form the Bethel Presbyterian Church a few miles down the road. Then in 1828 some of the … [Read more...]

Abandoned Farm House Just North of Itasca, Texas

About a year ago I was working in Italy, Texas for a week and on my way back to Dallas, Texas on the last day of work I did some rural exploring. Since I knew of several old farm houses in the area but never had the time to stop and check them out, I … [Read more...]

Abandoned Farm House East of Ector, Texas

On one of my after work road trips I decided to explore east of HWY 56 from Sherman, Texas as far I could drive in two hours. I decided to stop every abandoned house/building (worth stopping at), small town downtown square, and abandoned … [Read more...]

Grain Elevators and Grain Silos Near Frost, Texas

Last December I spent the day exploring HWY 22 from Blooming Grove, Texas to Hillsboro, Texas. The images are from of a set of private and unknown installation of grain elevators and grain silos near Frost, Texas. Grain Elevators and Grain Silos … [Read more...]

Abandoned Farm House Near Hamlin, Texas

Back in November 2014 I was up in the Abilene area for work. During that time, I was able to get some exploring done up near Anson, Texas. One of my trips was to Hamlin, Texas a small town near Anson and surrounding areas to  run down a few leads. … [Read more...]

Day 3 of the 5 Day Black and White Photo Challenge: Abandoned Farmall International 460 Tractor

For day 3 of the 5 Day Black and White Photo Challenge is of an old abandoned Farmall Tractor near Grandview Texas. Day 3 of the 5 Day Black and White Photo Challenge: Abandoned Farmall International 460 Tractor When I am out exploring, I am … [Read more...]

The Abandoned Benton City Institute

The abandoned Benton City Institute was considered an important part of the early education in the area. The building was built in 1875 and was established in 1876 and was called the Benton City Normal Institute. The institution operated under the … [Read more...]

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