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Bytown Timberworks Douglas Fir Viking Longhouse

Project Information

Timber Framer:

Ray Gibbs

Designer:

Ray Gibbs

Wood Species:

Douglas Fir

Company:

Bytown Timberworks

Project Location:

Westminster VT

Photographer:

Ray Gibbs

Project Description:

Vermont Viking Longhouse frame of FOHC Douglas Fir raised over 3 days during beautiful fall weather in southern Vermont. Frame is 20’x60′ with a 34′ long loft floor above. King post truss over the great room provides a unobstructed space below and a 9’x9’x 30′ high cupola will make an awesome look-out tower to warn of pillaging raids.Much thanks to Dan Atwood Const. of Chester VT for the raising assistance and to the fine folks at Firetower Engineered Timber for their expert help. And thank you to Dorval Timber for the beautiful Douglas Fir timber.

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