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The latch on the way out the side door of the church. I can’t imagine this is a anywhere near as old as the church. For the obvious reason, you can still get all sorts of new-made ancient-looking hardware here. But it’s identical to the one on the front door (which isn’t used every day), so I imagine it’s pretty old.

I get a kick out of the very old things still in daily use here.

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Comment from DurnedYankee
Time: May 9, 2019, 6:22 pm

Old stuff, made well, is useful, often for centuries!

Planned Obsolescence Rant!
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Comment from OldFert
Time: May 9, 2019, 11:41 pm

Hey; *I’m* old and still in use everyday. Maybe not very *useful* but in use at least.

 


Comment from Can’t Hark My Cry
Time: May 10, 2019, 12:35 pm

Heh! Reminds me, OldFert, of the Old Coots Giving Advice:
https://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/2018/09/27/self-proclaimed-old-coots-offer-life-advice-farmers-market-their-slogan-its-probably-bad-advice-its-free/?utm_term=.f0a1c1f90340

 


Comment from OldFert
Time: May 10, 2019, 7:36 pm

Behind a paywall, Can’t Hark, but I get the gist of it from the title.
Yup. I’ve always been more than glad to give my opinion and/or advice for ANY situation or item.

 

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