Monthly Archives: August 2010

Sunday 8 August 2010 – Longest Yard Sale – final day

It’s our final day on the Longest Yard Sale.  This morning we were up and on the road out of Lexington by 7:30AM and by 8:30AM we were at our first yard sale on US127.  Several vendors had packed up … Continue reading

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Saturday 7 August 2010 Day 3 – Longest Yard Sale

We spent last night in Florence Kentucky.  This morning we were up an on US127 by 7:30AM.  By 7:45AM we were in Covington and at our first yard sale of the day.  We made several stops crossing into Ohio we found … Continue reading

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Friday – Day 2 – August 6, 2010, The Longest Yard sale

Suprise, as late as it was and as tired as we were last night we were back on the road by 8:30AM this morning.  We headed out of Lexington and was back on US127 at Frankfurt at 9AM.  Today we … Continue reading

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Day 1 The Longest Yard sale – US127 5 August 2010

Before the sun came up we were on the road, heading out of Huntsville on Hwy 72 (5:30am), then through the countryside to pick up US127 north of Chattanooga.  Around 9AM we stopped in Dunlap, TN where there were a … Continue reading

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Huntsville Day 3

Another great day in Huntsville.  We visited 3 thrift stores and one antique mall today and picked up several items for our booth.  We had lunch at MacaroniGrill, that was a nice change of pace.  We’ll be off to an … Continue reading

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Huntsville Day 2

We’ve had a great day in Huntsville.  We visited Packards Antique Mall today.  It’s a very large antique mall with a wide variety of dealers.  We picked up a few bargains for the booth and a couple of things for … Continue reading

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Huntsville, AL

We left home around 8:20am and started north.  We traveled country roads to reach I-65 then proceeded north thru Montgomery.  We made a side trip off the interstate to Prattville where we visited 2 indoor fleamarket/antique malls.  It was a … Continue reading

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On the Road Again

We’re off again.  Tomorrow we head to Huntsville, AL where we’ll visit friends for a few days before starting the “Longest Yard Sale”.  The Longest Yard Sale occurs the first weekend in August each year, stretching from northern Alabama to … Continue reading

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