I sometimes work with Robert Staples of of the family who ran the old mill in Richmond. I could ask him the next time I work with him, but it might be a while before that happens.
Wow, how sad.
... a shame, nonetheless ... begs the question, "Why buy a McMansion, when you could have a place like this." . . . Or, see what others say at "http://www.panoramio.com/photo/80377051" and at "http://www.panoramio.com/photo/83296698"
. . . Regards, Wally
Yep, I wondered the same thing when I took this picture!