The blog of the design, construction, and launching of the vessel "Floating Empire", an electrically driven boat utilizing recycled and repurposed materials and a mix of modern and 18th and 19th century technologies to reduce carbon footprint. The vessel is a tiny house barrel barge, simply built of castoff materials and easily available parts, providing an easy living space for an individual or couple
Friday, March 13, 2015
Fascinating Find at the Marina
Our Marina is undergoing a bit of a rebuild, and in the course of that, the attic revealed these:
These massive gaslights apparently once graced the fact of the old Baltimore City Hall before the great Baltimore Fire.
Anyone having access to old photos from Baltimore from before the fire that might include pictures of the City Hall showing these things actually mounted and in use, drop us a line.