Until earlier this year the dhows took shape on the sand there, amid a thicket of palm trees -- the boards hand-sawn
and chiselled as they had been for centuries; now the yard has been moved to a new location to make way for redevelopment.
But holding those hand-sawn
planks made me feel like a kid who'd just built his first birdhouse.
Black carriages carried the hand-sawn
wooden coffins of seven-year-old Naomi Rose Ebersol, 13-year-old Marina Fisher, and sisters Mary Liz Miller, eight, and Lena Miller, seven.
Oak beams were meas- ured and hand-sawn
by craftsmen in Chippenham, Wiltshire.
The wood was hand-sawn
and the chalet, used by society members as a meeting room, was designed and built with hand tools by Bristol-based Russell Brothers.
The lattice triangle at the top was made from a bug-killed, hand-sawn