Several weeks ago now, we had a “pram cover” fitted. It was constructed by Canvasman, who we can wholeheartedly recommend. With winter coming, we really want to have a covered back deck. It is much warmer, and a useful storage area, and perfect for cleaning muddy paws before stepping down into the cabin. It also keeps the engine compartment dry. All in all, it’s a terrific addition to the boat. Here it is under construction:
As you can see, it’s very sturdy and tall enough for Andy to stand up comfortably. The feeling of extra space is great!
Since it was installed, it has quickly filled up with useful stuff like coal, hose, water, toilet cassettes, even Halloween decorations! And we have hung solar powered lights for extra twinkle.
Here it is seen from port and starboard:
And finally, a view from the other side of the canal: