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September/October 2019

CityView Magazine - Fayetteville, NC

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40 | September/October 2019 T F E A T U R E Horse-drawn history lessons BY CATHERINE PRITCHARD | PHOTOGRAPHY BY MATTHEW WONDERLY is wasn't the first historic carriage ride through downtown Fayetteville for Donna orne- Burdick. Or the second. Or even the third. Maybe the fih. Definitely not the last. "I learn something different every time," she said. "I like learning about Fayetteville." e carriage rides are a leisurely and lovely way to do that. Hosted by Cool Spring Downtown District and S&S Carriage Rides, the tours are currently held one Saturday morning each month and typically last about 45 minutes while traversing through downtown. On this July day, in connection with the African World Peace Festival, the carriage tour was extended to include St. Joseph's Episcopal Church, a historic African-American church on Ramsey Street at Moore Street. e longer tour just meant that guide Gaby Kienitz had more time to share tidbits of Fayetteville's history. Meeting outside the Cool Spring Downtown A carriage tour passes in front of St. Joseph's Episcopal Church

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