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Living Within The Fort ~ Part Five by artisandelimage
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Jamestown Settlement, Jamestown, Virginia, USA
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Featured in the follwing groups: Historic Places / Your Country’s Best / #1 Artists of RedBubble / Country Bumpkin / ImageWriting

Re-created James Fort interprets the settlement during 1610-14, reflecting its predominantly military and commercial character.

Inside the triangular wooden palisade are wattle-and-daub structures topped with thatch roofs depicting dwellings, an Anglican church, a court of guard, a storehouse, a cape merchant’s office and a governor’s house.

Historical interpreters forge and repair metal objects in a blacksmith’s forge and show how matchlock muskets are fired. Seasonally and periodically, interpreters also produce wood products using 17th-century-style tools, engage in domestic activities such as sewing and meal preparation and, outside the fort, cultivate food and tobacco crops.

Olympus SP570 UZ

straight from the camera (mandatory mention for the As Is group)

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garden, shed, farm, tools, agriculture, virginia, olympus, artisan image, jamestown settlement, fort

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Comments

  • Antoine Dagobert
    Antoine Dagobertover 4 years ago

    man love your art…great lighting my Francis!

  • thank you antoine !
    my best, francis.

    – artisandelimage

  • Gene Walls
    Gene Wallsover 4 years ago

    Beautiful image, Francis! Excellent capture!

  • thank you gene… again !
    my best, francis.

    – artisandelimage

  • Isa Rodriguez
    Isa Rodriguezover 4 years ago

    what a most wonderful work of beauty here, franics!

  • glad you like it, dear isa, thank you !
    my best, francis.

    – artisandelimage

  • billfox256
    billfox256over 4 years ago

    A really great composition!, Well done!!!! Bill

  • thank you bill !
    my best, francis.

    – artisandelimage

  • joshuatree1
    joshuatree1over 4 years ago

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  • thank you trevor !
    my best, francis.

    – artisandelimage

  • basicblack
    basicblackover 4 years ago

    oh love it

  • thank you jen !
    my best, francis.

    – artisandelimage

  • CraigsMom
    CraigsMomover 4 years ago

  • thank you so much, it is a great pleasure !
    my best, francis.

    – artisandelimage

  • RakeshSyal
    RakeshSyalover 4 years ago

    Great light and details, francis!

  • thank you rakesh !
    my best, francis.

    – artisandelimage

  • Pamela Phelps
    Pamela Phelpsover 4 years ago

    What a grand display of primitive items!

  • thank you pamela !
    my best, francis.

    – artisandelimage

  • i l d i    l a z a r
    i l d i l a...over 4 years ago

    Nice capture!

  • thank you ildi !
    my best, francis.

    – artisandelimage

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