Wednesday, July 18, 2012
Interiors of Fort Ross and the last two fruit trees planted 200 years ago by Russian settlers
At Fort Ross State Historic Park, the buildings of the Russian settlement have been lovingly restored and, in some cases, recreated. Here are photos of one of the workshops, a dining room, the wood-burning stove and a weaving room.
The Black Cherry trees are still producing fruit. I was told the fruit was used to flavor liquor.