Jesse Hoover’s Blacksmith Shop – West Branch, IA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member wildernessmama
N 41° 40.225 W 091° 20.831
15T E 637588 N 4614503
Quick Description: This blacksmith shop is a replica of the one owned by Jesse Hoover, father of President Herbert Hoover from 1871 to 1878.
Location: Iowa, United States
Date Posted: 6/21/2013 6:17:45 PM
Waymark Code: WMHBY4
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Big B Bob
Views: 3

Long Description:
This blacksmith shop is a replica of the one owned by Jesse Hoover, father of President Herbert Hoover from 1871 to 1878. This building was constructed in 1957 from barn boards dating back to the Hoovers’ time period. It was built on the same plot of ground as the original and designed from family sketches of the shop.
Operating Status: Re-creation / Educational

Web Address: [Web Link]

Address:
110 Parkside Drive
West Branch, IA USA
52358


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