Location: About five miles north of Wise,
at mouth of Dotsons Creek,
Date: About 1850.
Owners: Jeremiah Powers, Harmon Adams.
Description: A two-pen hewn log house, with
hallway between. Two story. Facing up Dotsons Creek to the South. Windows
of ordinary 8-pane type. Two in south side and two in north. Chimney with
five foot fireplace at east end of house. Stairway with single landing
leading from hall to second story, which is
History: Jeremiah Powers built this house
about 1850, and later have the house and surrounding farm to his daughter
Naomi on her marriage to Harmon Adams. The Adam's lived here until about
1900, when they sold to a mineral company and moved to Pike Co., KY.
Source of Information: John Powers; Letty Mays
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