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Historic Caravan Image of the Day (H.S.)

John Harris-Stone, M.A. on the road in Britain ca.1910s.  Living the idyllic life. Mr. Harris-Stone and dog setting up camp.  Chimney, removed for travel, in the lower left foreground.        

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Historic Caravan Image of the Day

  The Lady-Go-Lightly.  It’s difficult to get a real feel for the caravans without a glimpse inside.  This image isn’t very detailed but shows the essentials; kettle, mirror, some basic utensils, and folding chair.  All standard fare for the early … Continue reading

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Historic Caravan Image of the Day

The ladies having lunch outside the Tally Ho! ca. 1910.  A fine little wagon with mollycroft and Persienne shutters.  

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Blast Off with this Homemade Atomic Age Rocket Camper

Home-built camper fans will probably really appreciate this remarkable future-retro monstrosity. Conceived, designed, and built by Bill Guernsey while recovering from a broken back, it took two years to complete. Follow the link below to the short write-up on the … Continue reading

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Weekend Sawbench

A Saw horse or a full-size workbench, for Hobbits? Living where I do, without a proper workshop, I have moved to a more portable setup.  Along with this, I have pared down by letting go a number of cumbersome tools.  … Continue reading

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