The Castle

castle 9Peering in through the back portico.

castle 5The view of the likely servant and delivery entrance.

castle 2Basement view toward the back lake side corner.

castle 12View from the front corner to the servant entry back corner.

castle 1Basement view toward the front corner.

castle 11View straight across from the lake side.

castle 16Moss growing on part of the grand entrance.

We took a long weekend trip to Lake Ozark recently, and traipsed through Ha Ha Tonka State Park, where this ‘castle’ remains stands.

It’s hard to imagine the grandeur, but it certainly must have felt like a very solid structure before fire gutted the interior and roofing.


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