Corinthian Colums at Windsor ruins with intricately detailed capitals of iron. See the pictures of my children standing in front of them to get a sence of their enormous size and height. Windsor was built in 1860 and was the biggest plantation home ever built in Mississippi. Sadly this architectural masterpiece of the "Old South" burned down in 1890. What you see in these pictures is all that is left. In this set, there are some artist renderings of what the home looked like in it's original…
Bermuda Hill Plantation - (c. 1845) Sitting on a hill overlooking the old Prairieville to Greensboro Road, Hale County, Alabama, the Bermuda Hill house is a product of an era when ambitious men believed the road to riches ran through fluffy rows of cotton.
the merchant general store
Rocky Hill Castle is a historic plantation home in Courtland, Alabama. Built in the 1820's, but when the Civil War broke out it was used by Confederates as a hospital. Some say that the spirits of the soldiers and a lady in blue haunt the premises.
Sweetwater Mansion: Florence, Alabama. Sweetwater is an old Southern style mansion from the 1800s and was once a plantation. Sweetwater is said to house many spirits of the past and has a reputation for being extraordinarily haunted.
29. Historic American Buildings Survey Alex Bush, Photographer, December 30, 1934. OLD SLAVE QUARTERS. - WEST REAR - Thornhill Plantation, County Road 19, Forkland, Greene County, AL
5 x 7 in.
1. Historic American Buildings Survey Richard Koch, Photographer April, 1936 FRONT ELEVATION - Burnside Plantation, State Highway 1, Burnside, Ascension Parish, LA
4 x 5 in.