Jan 6, 2012

Hereford fire company selling woven blankets with 13 area historic sites

(North County News) A woven blanket that includes scenes of 13 historic places in and around Hereford is now on sale.
The cotton, washable blanket is 48 inches by 68 inches and costs $50. Proceeds will benefit the Hereford Volunteer Fire Company, which sold 500 blankets in 1999 to celebrate its 75th anniversary. ... New sketches are of St. James Episcopal Church in Monkton, 1750, the oldest church in the area, and the Glencoe Post Office, 1927, that was relocated to Oldfields School campus in 1980. Continued

Photo: Saint James Church (Kim Choate).