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“The Barn” is a new piece of history in Hillside. It was built only about 1989 to replace several barns which the Woodruff family lost to fires, along with cider mills long since gone. The barn is built very much as barns were constructed a hundred years ago and earlier. Heavy beams and mortise-and tendon […]

Wooden Cedar Shakes Roof Replacement

The Hillside Historical Society recently replaced the old worn out handsplit red cedar shakes on the Woodruff House and flat roof on the Eaton Store. The Woodruff House/Eaton Store is listed on the National & State Register of Historic Buildings and is located at 111 Conant Street Hillside, New Jersey. The Hillside Historical Society was […]