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  • New Historic Panels Installed

    Three new historic panels containing history and information have been installed outside on the grounds of the Squire's Tavern. This completes the set of four that will give visitors a brief summary on four topics: 1) A welcome to the Tavern and brief background of our site. 2) The Squire's Tavern...
    Posted to Work Log (Weblog) by Richard on 09-03-2009
  • 319) Volunteers at Squire's Tavern

    319) Volunteers at Squire's Tavern - June 13, 2007 A volunteer work crew does a variety of small jobs at the Squire's Tavern including moving unsold tag sale items and digging a post hole for a sign at the Tavern parking lot. Photo above - volunteers dig a post hole at the parking lot of the...
    Posted to Work Log (Weblog) by Paul on 06-13-2007
  • 306) Stencil work starts on the walls of the ballroom!

    306) Stencil work starts on the walls of the ballroom! - January 29, 2007 Historical Society volunteers Linne Landgraf and Sharon Lynes have spent a lot of time planning and preparing for the job of stenciling the walls of the ballroom at the Squire's Tavern. The stencils selected are some of the...
    Posted to Work Log (Weblog) by Paul on 01-29-2007
  • 300) Volunteers work at Squire's Tavern

    300) Volunteers work at Squire's Tavern - June 14, 2006 Volunteers mow weeds on the grounds of the Squire's Tavern and paint storm doors. Dave Ravasio and his crew prepare to replace the floor boards on the front porch of the Tavern. Contractor Ed Kostak has been working on the roof of the archival...
    Posted to Work Log (Weblog) by Paul on 06-14-2006
  • 283) Volunteer work party

    283) Volunteer work party - June 15, 2005 Work continues on the information kiosk- Dave Ravasio and Charlie Lynes pick up native white pine ship-lapped siding for the kiosk. They work on truing up and strengthen the walls.
    Posted to Work Log (Weblog) by Paul on 06-15-2005
  • 277) Stenciling the walls in the front parlor

    277) Stenciling the walls in the front parlor - September 29, 2004 Volunteers Linne Landgraf and Sharon Lynes continue to work on the wall stencils in the front parlor of the Squire's Tavern. Throughout the summer a lot of research and planning has been done on the stencil patterns and layout. The...
    Posted to Work Log (Weblog) by Paul on 09-29-2004
  • 276) Painting, storage cleanup

    276) Painting, storage cleanup - May 5, 2004 Volunteers Walt, Ted, Doug, Dave and Charlie clean out scrap lumber from the overhead storage in the wood shed. Dave also completed interior wall painting on the second floor stair well. Leon Daigle (employee of painting contractor Peter Webster) has almost...
    Posted to Work Log (Weblog) by Paul on 05-05-2004
  • 259) Squires Tavern work party

    259) Squires Tavern work party - May 14, 2003 Dave and Charlie continue to work on the upstairs hallway conversion, installing some wood moldings where the two ceiling levels meet. Walt and Ted install one of the first new lighting fixtures. Ted Bachman (at right) and Walt Landgraf install one of the...
    Posted to Work Log (Weblog) by Paul on 05-14-2003
  • 140) Squires Tavern work party

    140) Squires Tavern work party - January 9, 2002 Volunteers burn the brush pile that has accumulated from clearing the back yard over the past couple of months. Work was also done in the south downstairs bedroom with the removal of a sheetrock interior wall. More work was done in the "stencil closet"...
    Posted to Work Log (Weblog) by Paul on 01-09-2002
  • 132) Squires Tavern work party

    132) Squires Tavern work party - December 19, 2001 Volunteers stacked brick on the porch and removed nails from damaged clapboards and stored the clapboards in the wood shed for woodstove fuel. Walt and Dave go to Shutesbury, MA to pick up a load of radially sawn pine clapboards to replace damaged clapboards...
    Posted to Work Log (Weblog) by Paul on 12-19-2001
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