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Tuscumbia Landing Site

We had such a fun morning hiking to Tuscumbia Landing Saturday morning. We really lucked out with the weather being fresh and cool, and no rain! Thanks everyone for joining us! 

We were able to see part of the site…

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The old basement boilers

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

These are two of the old boilers that are still left in the basements of two Village homes. In many of the homes, the boilers were removed when modern HVAC arrived and/or when basements were sealed off as extra storage…

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Two Views - 1918/2022

Two views of the 500 block of Wilson Dam Ave in The Village: 

1918/2022 

#builttolast 

It is a rare and beautiful thing that these homes have maintained their structure and integrity for 104 years and counting! 

Happy Earth Day!!

Happy Earth Day from @thevillageschoolfoundation !! 

Here's a few vignettes from Springtime in The Village.

If you have any vintage photos from life in The Village and/or the school, we’d love to feature them on our social media and tag…

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Progress Pics - 2021-2022

Thanks to various grants and to the generous donations from the community, we’ve been able to make a lot of progress on the Village School in the last year!

From a fresh cost of paint last spring, to significant roof…

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French tile vs Spanish tile

Our roof repairs are getting the rain test today! 

Did you know: The tiles on most of the Village homes are French style, versus the Spanish style used on The Village School?

French Style has locking tabs on the sides…

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