Excavation here also, but the north steep nicely terraced; steps leading up to large garden above on the north, and to cow barn northeast opening to Governor's lane.
K—Eben Hall house (Mrs. Thomas S. Harlow) was a large three-story city house with, I think, brick ends.
Built A. D.——. An absurd little back yard, mostly perpendicular; steps up to a part.
Title too shoal to permit excavation very much northward.
L—Isaac Hall house, built A. D.——. Three-story, back premises like K. Samuel Buell lived here about——. I knew his daughter Charlotte.
She married and went to live in Schaghticoke, N. Y., near Troy.
Dark granite and red gravel.
These always came together.
When red gravel appeared it was certain that dark granite was or had been in the same quarry.
In fact the former was not a gravel at all, but disintegrated granite.
This granite had so much iron in it that its oxidation colored everything.
It was handsomer than Quincy stone.
It would appear in gre