/ NEW ARTICLE: Bothy Renovation - A Volunteer's Eye View

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UKH Articles - on 25 Sep 2012
The roof progresses, 3 kbEver wondered how much effort is involved behind the scenes keeping bothies up to scratch? The refurbishment of the Hutchison Memorial Hut in the Cairngorms was completed last weekend. As a result the bothy, for decades renowned as a cold, damp and unwelcoming doss, has been totally transformed. Neil Reid of the MBA talks us through the work in words and pictures.

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fimm on 25 Sep 2012
In reply to UKH Articles:

How much wood?!
Was this hut built as a bothy (I know most bothies were not)? I was wondering how they got all the stones up there for the original building.

Great job by all the volunteers (must remember to renew my MBA membership...)
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Sean Kelly - on 02 Oct 2012
In reply to UKH Articles: Well done to all concerned. This is a wonderful area to wander about in. Look forward to visiting next year.

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