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Watch the Schifter House Inch Away from the Eroding Bluff

The Vineyard Gazette has put together an 18-second, time-lapsed video of the 8,300 square foot Schifter house inching away from the rapidly eroding Wasque Point bluff and towards its new home, a few hundred feet inland. Meanwhile, yet another 10 feet recently disappeared from the Chappaquiddick property: "A system of coconut fiber logs built to slow the erosion on the bluff is also under construction this week...The envelopes, called coir log envelopes, are stacked against the bluff and have to be repaired because several had collapsed..."

· Our Schifter House Move archive [Curbed Cape Cod]
· Slow, steady progress on Schifter House Move [Vineyard Gazette]
· Photo by Ray Ewing [Vineyard Gazette]