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2013 Boathouse Construction

Pilings were driven into the canal bottom to support the boathouse in the canal at Route 173. This boathouse will house our 30 passenger Iroquois cruise boat.

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Photo of boathouse stringers

Construction of main stringers and the entrance walkway.

Photo of winter construction

January 2013 - four volunteers have fallen into the canal. Great fun!

Photo of east wall being raised

Main walkway completed and the east wall is being raised.

Photo of three framed walls

All three walls are framed.

Photo of the roof sheathing in place

Summer 2013 - the roof sheathing is in place. The Camillus-Erie boat is used as a work platform.

Photo of volunteers

"Kilroy was Here" Our volunteers!

Photo of metal roof in place

Looking southwest - the metal roof is in place along with the "All Volunteer" sign.

Photo of work on south wall

Fall 2013 - work on the last south wall. Hemlock is used for the siding. Note the snow.

Photo of boards on south wall

Last boards being placed on south wall. Work is continuing during the winter of 2013-2014 with construction of the bi-fold doors on the west end.

 

 

 

 
 



 
 
   
 
Erie Canal Park • 5750 Devoe Road, Camillus, NY 13031 • Phone: 315-488-3409