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rwerland
05-31-2005, 03:18 PM
Hi All, This is my first post here. My wife and I went on an overnight trip about 8 years ago to the Dalles. We drove to Shaniko and some other areas nearby. I have a picture of an abandoned homestead (possibly Grass Valley area HWY 97 or HWY 206 ??) I'm trying to find it again to take more pictures of it. It was right off the main highway down a dirt road. I'm looking south when I snapped the picture. Thanks in advance for any help, Ryan Erlandsenhttp://home.pacifier.com/%7Erwerland/images/Ghost%20Towns/homestead-tiny.jpg

rwerland
06-11-2005, 09:55 PM
Hi All, I went ghost town exploring with my brother today (Horse Heaven Hills, Ashwood, Antelope) and found my missing homestead from 8-9 years ago. If anyone is interested the place is located just south of Kent Oregon on the right hand side of the road.We spent some time exploring the exterior. Very windy today. Watch for snakes & don't fall into the old cement well. Here is a new photo from today.

http://home.pacifier.com/%7Erwerland/images/Ghost%20Towns/new-homestead-small.jpg

martinez
06-16-2005, 09:29 AM
Hi!
just wondering if ya still had your property for sale? if it is cheap maybe we can cut
a deal??
let me know!
thanks
mike at martinez@stolaf.edu

martinez
06-17-2005, 03:26 AM
Morning!
got your message! now I am wondering ! how many acres if any does the property
come with?? and would there be a chance a person could re-built on the same site??
any nice views of any sort?? and you said you had a working water well?? looks like
it could also need some clearing of brush! and now for the main Question?? how
much do ya think you would want for the place?? cuz if you don"t want to much like
I said maybe we can cut a deal!! so let me know Ok??
thanks for your time!
mike--- martinez@stolaf.edu