My Boat Roofed Shed: The shed roof is made from a clinker built boat that is 14ft long and 7ft wide at its widest point. The boat is an inshore fishing boat made between 1900 – 1910. It was placed on a frame of 4 telegraph poles with cross beams. Once in place the walls were filled in using aluminium windows from a 1940′s caravan and single glazed windows from our 400 year old farm house.

The Flying Tortoise: A Very Gorgeous Tiny Boat Roofed Shed In Wales.

These repurposed boat sheds are located on Lindisfarne (Holy Island - England). The fishermen recycle their old boats by turning them upside down and creating storage sheds. Photo by Kevin Wakelam; photo by jones-y-gog; photo by Fiona McPhie.

Old Boats Recycled Into Sheds

These repurposed boat sheds are located on Lindisfarne (Holy Island - England). The fishermen recycle their old boats by turning them upside down and creating storage sheds. Photo by Kevin Wakelam;

A Scottish Fish Wife and Crofters Cottage c1932

Coldingham, A Scottish Fish Wife and Crofters Cottage

Use a boat as a roof.

The hypothesis that the timber construction of mediaeval roofs arose from the design of boats that were once inverted to be used for sh.

The use of abandoned boats as sheds is an East Coast of England tradition. These upturned boatsheds are found at the harbour on Lindisfarne, Northumberland, are still used by local fishermen. The boat sheds at the castle first appeared when Edwin Lutyens restored Lindisfarne castle for Edward Hudson at the turn of the last century. The Spanish architect Enric Miralles used Lutyens’ upturned herring busses as an inspiration

The use of abandoned boats as sheds is an East...

The use of abandoned boats as sheds is an East Coast of England tradition. These upturned boatsheds are found at the harbour on Lindisfarne, Northumberland, are still used by local fishermen. The boat.

I'd SO live in an upturned boat... well, maybe just have a cubby in there!

I'd SO live in an upturned boat. well, maybe just have a cubby in there!

Picture of Upturned fishing boat used as a work shed, Holy Island - Free Pictures - FreeFoto.com

Picture of Upturned fishing boat used as a work shed, Holy Island - Free Pictures - FreeFoto.com

Holy Island - an upside down, old boat made into a shed along the water.

Holy Island - an upside down, old boat made into a shed along the water.

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