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Waterside Home Takes on All Weather

Waterside Home Takes on All Weather By Christina Birchfield | 1/10/2014 Wonder how many waterside homes are land-based but might just be able to really survive bad weather? The front end of a 90-year-old cargo ship, The Benson Ford , was long ago recycled to become a vacation home dry-docked (so to speak) on an 18-foot cliff overlooking Lake Erie. The Sullivans, who installed it on the cliff five years after it was decommissioned in 1981, were of the “it is easier to ask for forgiveness than for permission” school. On July 3, 1986, the forward superstructure including the forecastle was barged to the site. The owners scrapped the rest of the ship.They pulled the 7,000-square-foot ship/building up the cliff and positioned the structure on bedrock. Though the ship’s passengers included owner Henry Ford and Thomas Edison (who traveled in what some describe as a man cave), the...

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