Lost Buildings of Somerset: The Littlejohn Family House

Good afternoon YouTube followers! Thank you so much for joining me for another video in our Lost Buildings series. I’m Kathy, and I want to talk to you today about Building 19. Now right now, we are in Pettigrew State Park. The campground is right over here to my left and the lake is over […]

Lost Buildings of Somerset: The FSA Administration/Community Building

Welcome everybody back out here to Somerset Place for this edition of our Lost Buildings series! We are standing out in the historic East Lawn. This was the formal outdoor entertaining space for the Collins family. There would’ve been two concentric race tracks for horses around the East Lawn here, surrounding a grove of shade […]

Lost Buildings of Somerset: The Work (Loom) House

Hi YouTube followers! It’s Kathy again. Thank you so much for tuning in to our Lost Buildings of Somerset series. I am here today to talk to you about a building that was called the Work House on the 1819 inventory. Later on, it is reclassified as the Manufactory on the 1839 inventory. But this […]

Lost Buildings of Somerset: The Plantation Store

Welcome back out here to Somerset Place! For this addition of our Lost Buildings series, we’re going to be talking about the Plantation Store, which would have likely been located somewhere in or near the barnyard area here along the transportation canal, because it was one of the first structures built on this plantation. And […]

Lost Buildings of Somerset: The Wagon House

Welcome back out here to Somerset Place! For this edition of our Lost Building series, we’re going to be talking about the Wagon House, or the Carriage House as it is sometimes known. This building would’ve been standing somewhere behind me here in the barnyard area at Somerset Place to house all of the wagons, […]