I am fairly certain the footprint of the barracks building farthest to the northwest is now visible.
Andre and I will keep you posted as work progresses on the site of the lower dam. Most of the work involves brush removal at some of the sites that have overgrown since last year.
Estimated per capita income in 2016: ,723 (it was ,153 in 2000) Hagerstown city income, earnings, and wages data Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: 2,254 (it was ,100 in 2000) Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: 6,804; Detached houses: 1,110; Townhouses or other attached units: 3,975; In 2-unit structures: ,840; In 3-to-4-unit structures: 0,810; In 5-or-more-unit structures: ,075According to our research of Maryland and other state lists there were 203 registered sex offenders living in Hagerstown, Maryland as of July 20, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Hagerstown to the number of sex offenders is 201 to 1.
The tiny deer tick can transmit Lyme Disease and other illnesses, so you should try to avoid brushy areas or leaf litter where these ticks may be abundant.
Tools needed will include loppers, trimmers, saws and chainsaws. For any of you who would like to go up on your own the following areas need attention: Probably best to leave the sad remnants where they are (two still-standing "columns" and rubble on the ground) as a case study in the loss of another little piece of our shared local heritage.
Frankly, I think we probably couldn't have done anything in recent years to save it -- the wall was leaning & bending outward so badly that even touching it might have provoked collapse.
The volunteers I made note of were John Kehrle, Vince Montano, and Art Herrold in addition to myself.
We had a new volunteer, Adin Otto, but he doesn't have an email. If the two of you will let me know your names, I would like to make a record of it.