Centennial Farm Bed and Breakfast

22 Miles W Of I-35, Exit 142 Or 144, Webster City, Iowa, 50595, United States | B&B
 

Travel Blogs from Webster City

Lewis Armistead, the Cardiff Giant

A travel blog entry by nosleeptilbklyn

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... a farmer in New York dug up the petrified skeleton of a prehistoric giant. Folks lined up to see it all winter; PT Barnum tried to buy it; scientists were skeptical. Eventually, this guy named Hull owned up that it was a fake. He had gone to Fort Dodge, Iowa, and bought five tons of gypsum from a quarry there. He rented a flatbed train car and hired two sculptors. Working in secret, they carved a huge man ...

Tornado?

A travel blog entry by knightc

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... all the buttons and then run off without waiting to see what happened or what the display was trying to demonstrate. Kids will do that of course, but the adults in attendance were for the most part not interacting with or correcting their children. I only saw one or maybe two mothers who were doing an activity with their ...

Corn fields as far as the eye can see

A travel blog entry by knightc

2

... we don’t really know what was wrong. Then when we arrived, Bob was taking the bike off the trailer and the “roll bar guard” from one side came off in his hand. He checked it out and found that the metal had broken clean through where it’s attached to the bike. Finally, he was putting up the TV antennae and the crank fell apart! So, the transmission we aren’t sure about, the ...

Day 4: Into Iowa

A travel blog entry by hali33

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... It was fun sitting and talking with Jordan, Chad, and my mom before they headed out to get something to eat and Mom went to bed.

Oh, and one thing I forgot...I got pulled over today for going 68 in a 55 zone. We had just entered into Iowa after a brief visit with Chuck and Vivian's family in Omaha. Luckily, the police officer was very nice, and he didn't give me a ticket, but he told me to slow down about five times! It worked, ...

Another train ride

A travel blog entry by cliff-n-chris

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... museum, but no photography is allowed. Unfortunately they only use the steam locomotive on a Saturday, but Cliff was able to go over to the engine shed to look at the loco, which is originally Chinese.

On the way back to the campsite we saw a great little car, very old; no idea what make it was.

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This B&B is located on 22 Miles W Of I-35, Exit 142 Or 144, Webster City.
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