Apr 2



The arrival of warmer weather means work on the outside of the William Patterson House is continuing. The board siding, soon to be board and batten siding, has been added to the east side. This view was taken facing southwest at approximately 4:30 PM on Wednesday, March 31, 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 will soon lose its “log cabin look.” Board and batten siding is being added this week.



This view was taken facing northeast at approximately 4:30 PM on Wednesday, March 31, 2010.



This view was taken facing east at approximately 4:30 PM on Wednesday, March 31, 2010.



This view was taken facing southeast at approximately 4:30 PM on Wednesday, March 31, 2010.



This view was taken facing south at approximately 4:30 PM on Wednesday, March 31, 2010.



Here comes the siding. This view was taken facing southwest at approximately 4:30 PM on Wednesday, March 31, 2010.



The boards have been added. The “batten” part has not yet been added. This view was taken facing west at approximately 4:30 PM on Wednesday, March 31, 2010.



This view was taken facing northwest at approximately 4:30 PM on Wednesday, March 31, 2010.



This view was taken facing north at approximately 4:30 PM on Wednesday, March 31, 2010.



Since our last visit in January, a door has been placed on the outside with a lock. This view was taken facing north at approximately 4:30 PM on Wednesday, March 31, 2010.



Stairs have been constructed on the east side of the house. This view was taken facing north at approximately 4:30 PM on Wednesday, March 31, 2010.

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Taneytown Road Battlefield Rehabilitation on July 18, 2008.
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Tree Cutting on East Side of Cemetery Ridge Covers a Large Area on October 15, 2008.
William Patterson Tree Cutting Update on October 17, 2008.
William Patterson Field Earthworks on October 29, 2008.
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William Patterson Farm Tree Cutting Update on November 9, 2008.
William Patterson Field Earthworks 1890s Photo on November 20, 2008.
William Patterson Farm Update and Patterson Field Panorama #4 on December 12, 2008.
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William Patterson House Deconstruction on January 18, 2009.
William Patterson House Stabilization: Reconstruction Methods Impressive on January 28, 2009.
William Patterson House Stabilization Update: Foundation Enclosed on February 22, 2009.
William Patterson House Stabilization Update: Foundation Nears Completion on April 5, 2009.
William Patterson House and Old National Park Service Visitor Center Updates on April 15, 2009.
Old Visitor Center and William Patterson House Updates on April 21, 2009.
William Patterson House and Peace Light Updates on May 1, 2009.
William Patterson House Update on May 26, 2009.
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Gettysburg’s William Patterson House Stabilization Update on October 15, 2009.
Gettysburg’s William Patterson House Stabilization Update on November 1, 2009.
Gettysburg’s William Patterson House Stabilization Update on November 10, 2009.
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Gettysburg’s William Patterson House January Update on January 13, 2010.


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