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The Friends of Chippokes provided funding for a new storage shed for the Camp Hosts.
It will be used to store all their equipment and materials.
Construction was started on 9/22 and the last nail was driven on 10/28/09 .
All the work was done by volunteers and park personnel.
The design is a prototype for use at all Virginia State Parks.
|Laying out the location.|
|Building the forms for the concrete.|
|Adding the gravel.|
|Adding the reinforcing.|
|Bracing the forms.|
|Ready for the concrete.|
|The concrete truck arrives with 8 yards.|
|The pour is complete.
|The forms are removed.|
|Ready for the walls.|
|The Airstream Club arrived for a couple of work days.|
|Building the walls.|
|Adding sheathing to the side walls.|
|Two walls were up by lunch.|
|The third wall is started.|
|The Airstream Crew|
|Installing the tie down bolts.|
|The 4th wall is up.|
|Siding is started.|
|Forms for the apron.|
|Installing the trusses.|
|Lifting the gable ends into position.|
|Installing the end overhangs.|
|Prime painting the trim.|
|The roof is done.|
|Installing soffit panels.|
|The last nail !!!!!|
|Finished and ready for painting.|