This early Kentucky Dog Trot Cabin found in eastern Kentucky was built with large hand hewn poplar logs harvested by the early settlers. The early log cabin builders used half dovetail corner notches on this cabin. All of the old log cabin door window openings appear to be original. Even the stone fireplaces were suitable for reclamation. After the tagging drawings the deconstruction began. The cabin was then sold for reconstruction
Grain of Truth: 8 Log Cabins That Will Floor You. Published January 26, 2016Realtor.com. Ellsworth would know. He's a sixth-generation log cabin builder, who now teaches others to do the same. His dad, Skip Ellsworth, founded the organization in 1965 and may be best known for building log cabins featured on the popular '90s TV show "Northern Exposure."