So, how many of you have ever stopped to look at a wooden telephone pole? Especially an old, weathered one? Me either!
On a recent walk around the block, with my wife, I noticed this old, very weathered, unused telephone pole. Hmm, interesting texture, why not capture it.
Have you ever wondered about the history of wooden telephone poles? Didn't think so!
OK, check out the following site to learn all you ever wanted to know about wooden telephone poles but were afraid to ask!
The Wonderful Wood Utility Pole: History and Benefits
"They are so common actually, according to the North American Wood Pole Council, in the face of newer, more high-tech options; the natural wood pole is some-times overlooked and underappreciated for its durability, longevity and cost-effectiveness."