Photo Tour of Ecology Housing
in Seagoville, Texas

 

The camp in Seagoville is famous in the MCS world.  Over the decades, the number of people who have lived there must be above a thousand.  The following pictures were all taken in the years 2000–2002.

 

The front pond

 

Camp overview from the north

 

Camp overview from the northwest

 

The front pond during winter

 

Converted aluminum mobile home from the 1950s

 

Inside the mobile home.  All surfaces are covered with porcelainized steel plates.

 

Stick-built duplex on skids

 

Inside the duplex

 

Portable all-steel house on skids

 

Inside the portable all-steel house

 

TV enclosure attached to side of house

 

Row of houses

 

Portable hut (right) with separate kitchen and laundry (left)

 

The owner’s private home (right) and kitchen (left)

 

The pond behind the communal cook shack

 

Abundant wildlife in pond

 

Inside communal cook shack

 

Freestanding sleeping shelter

 

Storage of 5-gallon water bottles