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From: Dave Rutan rutan3 AT embarqmail DOT com
Date: Mon, 08 Sep 2008 13:45:34 -0400
Subject: Old Creamery in Branchville
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this is a post card view of the old Bordens creamery. It was located
near the intersection of Mill St. and Rt 519 in Branchville. The
building still stands. second photo is the same building in 2001 (note
hip roof.)


Dave Rutan wrote:
> I'm pretty sure he's thinking of the Borden's Creamery with the hip
> roof. I thought I had an image of it handy, but it's not on this
> computer I guess. I'm slipping up.
> Dave
> James Crump wrote:
>> I have only been there once so???? But my friend said there were two -
>> one by the station and one about half mile east. When I lived in NJ
>> that area was not on my trip list, and later visit to NJ we went there
>> along with other sites.
>> --- On Mon, 9/8/08, Dave Rutan wrote:
>>> From: Dave Rutan
>>> Subject: Re: (erielack) Branchville
>>> To: "EL List"
>>> Date: Monday, September 8, 2008, 11:40 AM
>>> Hmm. Others are even more versed in this but...
>>> The original creamery in Branchville was about, maybe, 1/4
>>> mile timetable east of the station site. In it's last
>>> incarnation it was also owned or operated by Bordens. The building
>>> still stands,
>>> having survived even the flood of 1955. Note that even this
>>> building is not the Original creamery in Branchville, although the first
>>> apparently occupied almost the same spot.
>>> On the other hand, if we're talking of the Model
>>> Creamery or the Century powdered milk plant at Augusta, they are
>>> about 2 miles
>>> timetable east of the Branchville station site.
>>> Dave
>>> James Crump wrote:
>>>> spent a few days in NYS with a friend who is big EL
>>> fan and has tons of photos and he said there is also a dairy
>>> half mile or so south (or east if you prefer) of the station
>>> and does not remeber whose it was but theere were the two
>>> dairy's in Brancville. FWITW!
>>>> Jum EL#197
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