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Bothwell Lodge State Historic site

The amazing eccentricity of Bothwell Lodge

By Tom Uhlenbrock
Missouri State Parks
SEDALIA, Mo. – John Homer Bothwell would have approved of the Radiant Trail, which rambles for three miles through the fields and forests of Bothwell Lodge State Historic Site.


“He would hike great distances on a whim, get out in the woods and start walking and who knows where he would end up,” said Charles Wise, who guides visitors through Bothwell’s castle-like home.

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Bees in the walls but builder no bats in the belfry at Bothwell Lodge
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