Jan 13



Winter is here, but the William Patterson House has not been completely enclosed. The front door (south door) is still wide open for anyone who want to poke their head in. This view was taken facing north at approximately 8:15 AM on Saturday, January 9, 2010.

Gettysburg National Military Park’s William Patterson House, located east of the Taneytown Road, between the junction with Granite Schoolhouse Lane and Hunt Avenue has not been completely enclosed for the winter. We took some outside and some inside photographs of the structure.



This view was taken facing northeast at approximately 8:15 AM on Saturday, January 9, 2010.



This view was taken facing east at approximately 8:15 AM on Saturday, January 9, 2010.



This view was taken facing southeast at approximately 8:15 AM on Saturday, January 9, 2010.



This view was taken facing south at approximately 8:15 AM on Saturday, January 9, 2010.



This view was taken facing southwest at approximately 8:15 AM on Saturday, January 9, 2010.



The Pennsylvania monument is visible in the right background. This view was taken facing west at approximately 8:15 AM on Saturday, January 9, 2010.



The Pennsylvania Monument is in the left background, and the not very well camouflaged, red, National Park Service Maintenance Building is in the right background. The This view was taken facing northwest at approximately 8:15 AM on Saturday, January 9, 2010.



Since the door is not in place on the south side of the building, we thought we’d take a look inside. We didn’t go in the building, because as the sign says, it’s closed, but we took some pictures of what we could see. This view was taken facing north at approximately 8:15 AM on Saturday, January 9, 2010.



We took pictures on only the first floor. We went from left to right. This view was taken facing northwest at approximately 8:15 AM on Saturday, January 9, 2010.



This view was taken facing north at approximately 8:15 AM on Saturday, January 9, 2010.



This view was taken facing northeast at approximately 8:15 AM on Saturday, January 9, 2010.



This view was taken facing northeast at approximately 8:15 AM on Saturday, January 9, 2010.

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