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Door knocker

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An old door knocker seen at Upper Canada Village, Morrisburg, Ontario. On certain doors you knock, some you ring the doorbell. On this one, it’s quite clear what to do.

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  1. See those multiple rules carved into the wood? People don’t make doors like that any more. Craftsmanship is almost lost in this aspect of carpentry.

    July 24, 2015
    • Yes, it is, for many reasons. Time, money, lack of skilled workers. My dad is a carpenter, and it’s always interesting to hear his perspective on how things have changed over the last 50 years that he’s done his trade.

      July 26, 2015

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