Bob and Leslie James outside their home at Walnut Hall Farm, which was built by Bob James' ancestors in 1893. His family has owned and worked the farm continuously for 175 years.
Bob and Leslie James outside their home at Walnut Hall Farm, which was built by Bob James' ancestors in 1893. His family has owned and worked the farm continuously for 175 years. teblen@herald-leader.com
Bob and Leslie James outside their home at Walnut Hall Farm, which was built by Bob James' ancestors in 1893. His family has owned and worked the farm continuously for 175 years. teblen@herald-leader.com

Surrounded by history, one family marks 175 years working the same farm

July 03, 2017 03:14 PM

UPDATED July 06, 2017 06:28 AM

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Tom Eblen is a columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader who writes about life, people and issues in Lexington and Kentucky. A Lexington native, Eblen was the Herald-Leader's managing editor from 1998 to 2008.