Log Cabins

Distinguished from "log houses" by being generally more crudely built of timbers left round and joined at the corners by overlapping saddle-shaped notches.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
2648
Names
log cabins
log cabin
cabins, log
dwellings, log
log dwellings
pole shacks
shacks, pole
blokhutten Dutch
blokhut Dutch
cabañas de troncos Spanish
cabaña de troncos Spanish

More Definitions

Distinguished from "log houses" by being generally more crudely built of timbers left round and joined at the corners by overlapping saddle-shaped notches.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300005605. The J. Paul Getty Trust.