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Offline Lynnya

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what is this thing?
« on: February 19, 2016, 01:45:43 PM »
Hi all, I've requested this picture and while I'm waiting for it I thought I'd ask if anyone knows what the wooden structure behind the family could be.. is it a bird house do you think? Hopefully link below will work...Thanks in advance.



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Offline rdshields

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Re: what is this thing?
« Reply #1 on: February 19, 2016, 02:11:34 PM »
A tree house possibly?

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Re: what is this thing?
« Reply #2 on: February 19, 2016, 02:20:40 PM »
Oh yes maybe.. bird house didn't look quite right... thanks  :up:
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Re: what is this thing?
« Reply #3 on: February 19, 2016, 04:09:56 PM »
On more inspection by dh we're thinking it might be like a message board in a park or even have a life preserver on the other side. There seems to be a roof but no floor, and a pole holding in up. Any ideas? :huh:
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Re: what is this thing?
« Reply #4 on: February 19, 2016, 08:07:28 PM »
Flying outhouse?   :funny:
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Re: what is this thing?
« Reply #5 on: February 19, 2016, 09:05:05 PM »
It's odd that there are hinges on the side.
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Re: what is this thing?
« Reply #6 on: February 19, 2016, 09:07:35 PM »
your'e right there are!
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Re: what is this thing?
« Reply #7 on: February 20, 2016, 06:30:56 AM »
Flying outhouse sounds great!

What about those little visitor book cabinets they used to have in national parks?  It may be that the bottom of the cabinet is raised so it is not visible here.

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Re: what is this thing?
« Reply #8 on: February 20, 2016, 07:38:51 AM »
sounds about rightish.. trouble is.. I don't know what they looked like. I'm gonna have to wing it and make it sort of generic I think. Thanks all for input. :up2:
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Re: what is this thing?
« Reply #9 on: February 20, 2016, 05:34:24 PM »
Looks like a bird house to me as you can see the round cutout hole.

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Re: what is this thing?
« Reply #10 on: February 20, 2016, 09:48:04 PM »
That would explain the hinges - for cleaning it out.
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Re: what is this thing?
« Reply #11 on: September 15, 2016, 07:34:38 AM »
This is a really old thread but I had to tell you... I was in a park the other day and there!!! there was "the thing".. it was a wooden cabinet on a stand with brochures in it!!! Mystery solved! :up:
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