Converted Landing Craft Houseboat

The site says:   This is a recording of Ken Turner's memories of his parent's houseboat "Smugglers" on Benfleet Creek. In it he refers to...

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Cosmic Muffin

A houseboat with a difference.  A converted aircraft once owned by Howard Hughes. From the website: While many boats over the years have pridefully claimed to...

Ideas, Ideas, Ideas

It's about as far from affordable boat living as you can get, but there are some ideas here. [youtube]


I've long loved the idea of a small boat, as in no more than 10 feet long, that I could use for adventures on...

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The whitecaps around me confirmed that I was in over my head.  The waves had built to what appeared to be at least a...

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