A nice surprise at Old Fashioned Day at Honey Locust Farm in Upstate NY, was this beautiful and original Conestoga wagon built in 1823. They purchased it from a museum in Pennsylvania in 1977. It is one of the few original Conestoga wagons that is still in running condition.
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Details showing the lock box on the side of the wagon with its wrought iron braces:
Rear corner of the wagon showing the iron braces, curved back boards and especially the hand cut notches on the corners: