Barn diving turns up gems, but also rust, rodents, and quashed dreams


The story of lost gold has been an enduring staple of literature and film since Robert Louis Stevenson penned Treasure Island in 1883. A car locked away in a barn is also a story of lost treasure in a cave. But how did those steel and aluminum beauties get into those barns?

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2018/09/26/barn-diving-turns-up-gems-rust-and-rodents


These people that won’t sell and don’t do anything with these cars are crazy, what’s the point.
Horders have mental illness and can’t let go of things even if it could save their lives, so sad material objects become more important than life itself