"Henry Russell Octagon House - Route 6, West Grove Township, Bloomfield, Iowa" -- [Built in 1859 - a historic octagonal house in Bloomfield, Iowa. Also known as the "Cook House". Once listed on the National Register of Historic Places, it was removed June 11 1998. Apparently it had deteriorated due to the poor quality of its original building materials & the lack of maintenance. It was demolished in the late 1990's.]~[Photo by whitewall buick - February 9 1999]'h4d-46.2012'