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Standing behind the display of bingo prizes and raffle item, are members of the Five Mile House Foundation board:  Kathy Hummel, Guiliana Dongu, Gail Casey, Les Dallas, Dick Hummel, Tom Vance, Cheryl Hawker

      The Commodore Perry Davis Barn is located 3.4 miles east of the Five Mile House on the Westfield Road. It was built in 1880 by Commodore Perry Davis and is a large "Tennessee livestock barn." The center and loft of the barn are designed for storing grain and hay for feeding livestock in the side wings of the barn.

      The barn will be dismantled and re-constructed in a smaller but similar configuration at the Five Mile House. Some of the original features of the barn such as the corn crib and grain bin will be represented and interpretive displays will tell the story of C.P. Davis and the original barn. Cost estimates are currently being developed and a fund raising effort will begin later this spring.


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