Secrest Octagonal Barn, 2012
Interior of the roof support structure. The bell-shaped roof of this structure is very unique for a barn construction. Eight laminated ribs provide the main support for this structure. The beams connect all the way up to the barn’s cupola in the center. Built in 1883. Restored by Rich Tyler.
|McCray, Linzee Kull
|West Liberty, Iowa
|Copyright 2012 Linzee Kull McCray.
|Rural Johnson County
|barns, farms, National Register of Historic Places, rural Iowa