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At the Rural Heritage Festival & Youth Fair held Aug. 10 in Warrensburg, local youngsters Anna, Caleb, and Luke Iannone of Warrensburg watch Tom Davis demonstrate a vintage belt-driven wood splitter.

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Warren County's Rural Heritage Festival revives the past

In the rural Adirondacks, the bygone days aren't that far back in time — so many old-timers attending the Rural Heritage Festival & Youth Fair in Warren County Aug. 10 were nostalgic about a steam-powered woodsplitter, a wood-burning water pump and other novel feats of antique engineering; while others enjoyed games of horseshoes and croquet as well as wares offered by artisans and local farmers.


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