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Barn Raising at Island Alpaca - August 2005

  • The form

  • Pouring of the foundation

  • More pouring

  • Deck on the Farm Store side

  • Overview

  • Arrival of the Barn! August, 2005

  • Unloading the barn frame

  • Thank you Goodales for the help!

  • Rafters are here!

  • Raising the first bent

  • Trevor arrives from off island with the rafters

  • Shingles by the bundle

  • Mike and Philippe enjoy the final outcome

  • Chimney Cap: Icing on the Cake!

  • First Hay Delivery

  • Thank you Rainbow Farm

  • Finished?

  • Nearly there

  • Almost...

  • Arrival day of the first alpaca!

  • Enter into the "Alpaca Hilton"

  • Creature comfort has arrived

  • Some leftovers...

  • Nearly there...grass is growing

  • Alpacas have landed

We would like to extend a enormous thank you to all of the people who participated in turning this project, which was for years, only ideas on paper, in to a reality.

A special thank you to Philippe Morin, who supervised most of the events, and who resurrected our 200 year old post and beam frame, transported from Pennsylvania, via West Virginia.. What a trip!! Enjoy!


Phone: 508-693-5554
Location: 1 Head of the Pond Road, Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard
Mailing address: PO Box 1515, Vineyard Haven, MA 02568

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