Heading below

If like me you’re fascinated by the idea of lost cities being discovered underwater, speculation about the architecture of the future, or the journals of forgotten Victorian explorers, then BLDG BLOG will probably make you happy.

Today’s post tells the strange story of how ship hulls were used in San Francisco to reclaim land. Apparently, the basements  of many older houses are actually the decaying hulks of scuttled ships.


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