Originally built as the new house was constructed in 1920. It was very small but served the purpose of keeping the cold Northwest winds away from the kitchen door. It also served as a dog and cat house under the floor.
The old porch was retired and relocated in the summer of 1976 and a new, much bigger one was built to replace it. It served some purpose as a storage shelter and place to park things that we weren't quite ready to throw away yet.
Lots of memories in that little old building and it shows up in various photos over the years.
Thats my dad again, probably 1947.
Little brother sitting on the steps squinting into the sunset about 1961.
Summer of 76 the old porch was moved and we were well into laying the concrete for the new replacement.
The old porch relocated to it's new home not far away near the maple hedge.
Just the edge of the roof showed up this wedding photo from 2014.