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Old 08-22-2004, 11:11 AM   #1
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New "campsite"

As campsites go, this one is very shaded, extremely private, quiet, but short on amenities: no water, no sewer, no electricity.

Actully we are working on the amenities. We bought 50 acres of wooded hillside here in the Ozarks. Construction of a shop/garage/storage building will start this week, so I moved the Airstream up there to have a place to stay. The well is in, the septic system is awaiting county approval, and the electric power will be brought up in about a month.

Oh yes, the new shop building will have a 41 foot long, 12 foot wide shed to park the Airstream under. Finally I will be able to sleep nights when the hail storms roll through!

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Old 08-22-2004, 02:03 PM   #2
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Mark, as one Missourian to another, "sounds like heaven to me!" One question, til frost, what are you doing for Ozark tick and skeeter control? Just kidding. Your plans sound wonderful, and I am absolutely GREEN with envy about your shed for the AS. Ours sits out, under a tall tree no less, and I cringe with every storm. Best wishes, and I do admire your "temporary quarters!"

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Old 08-22-2004, 04:05 PM   #3
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color me green with envy ! make the shop twice as big as you think you'll need, it will take longer before you need a bigger one.
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Old 08-24-2004, 06:52 AM   #4
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dont forget the pix of your new palace for the a/s!
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Old 08-24-2004, 07:16 AM   #5
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Mark, where are you at in the Ozarks?

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