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Shelburne in Chittenden County, Vermont — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Diamond Barn

19th century Move to site: 1954

 
 
Diamond Barn Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 8, 2017
1. Diamond Barn Marker
Inscription.

The distinctive diamond-shaped interior framing of this structure gives Diamond Barn its name. The building has housed a variety of exhibits, from brass foundry patterns to folk art. Today, the lower level of the building serves as a seasonal classroom and the top floor houses the Artisans Shop, a store featuring the work of New England handcrafters.
 
Erected by the Shelburne Museum.
 
Location. 44° 22.542′ N, 73° 13.891′ W. Marker is in Shelburne, Vermont, in Chittenden County. Touch for map. Marker and building are on the Shelburne Museum grounds. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6000 Shelburne Road (US Hwy 7), Shelburne VT 05482, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Owl Cottage Activity Center (within shouting distance of this marker); Pleissner Gallery (within shouting distance of this marker); Preservation of the Colchester Reef Lighthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Colchester Reef Lighthouse Relocation (within shouting distance of this marker); Prentis House (within shouting distance of this marker); Lighthouse

Diamond Barn and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 8, 2017
2. Diamond Barn and Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Webb Gallery (within shouting distance of this marker); Stencil House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Shelburne.
 
Also see . . .  The Shelburne Museum Story. (Submitted on October 31, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicMan-Made Features
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 31, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 31, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 49 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 31, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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