Cochran Grange, Threshing Barn, U.S. Route 301, West of Route 71, Middletown, New Castle County, DE
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West of Route 71, Middletown vicinity, DE
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Documentation compiled after 1933.
Survey number HABS DE-208-C
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-49).
Building/structure dates: 1834 initial construction
Significance: The Cochran Grange threshing barn is the only one of its type known to survive or even to have been constructed in 19th-century New Castle County. The specific purpose of the building and its frame construction add to its overall importance.
Cochran, John P.
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
1. INTERIOR VIEW SHOWING EAST WALL AND ROOF FRAMING LOOKING NORTH
2. INTERIOR VIEW SHOWING FRAMING FOR EAST WALL LOOKING EAST
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