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Since the first half of the nineteenth century, town residents have used everything nature has had to offer them in order to build up their community. Sawmills turned trees into building materials, tree stumps became fences and stones were crushed and used for building roads and structures.

Hamlin Stone Crusher.
A rock crusher used for making roads

St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church.
Local stones were used in the construction of this church

Hollink Log Cabin.
A log cabin

Barn raising on a Hamlin, NY farm.
Constructing a barn

Webters' Mills in the 1800s.
Mills in the hamlet of Kendall Mills

Stump fence in Kendall Mills.
A stump fence

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