Unique Hives from around the world

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  1. Zulu

    Zulu Member

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    I have been collecting pictures of different hives from around the world , most I know where they are but not all , but still extremely interesting to see

    From India (Just realised these are the hives on the Roof of Fortnum and Mason in Piccadilly London and are from Kosovo not India)
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    Working hives in China
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    There are conventional hives below these protection sheaves in Greece
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    From Kenya
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    and another from kenya
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    German Bee House
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    Luxembourg
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    Probably Russian
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    Bee House in Europe
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  2. Zulu

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    Tanzania
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    Downtown Maastricht in Netherlands
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    No they dont have fireplaces (Posted on a Greek site)
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    ©Edith Recko but no location given - she is an English Photographer
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    Lithuania Stripeikiai - Honeymaking Museum
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    Italy
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    Japan I'm guessing that is one way to fight SHB ??
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    Somewhere in the far East (Maybe Malaysia?)
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    Turkey
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    Poland (I have hundreds of pics from Poland with different styles and Artistic hives)
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  3. PerryBee

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    Fantastic pictures Zulu! :thumbsup:

    Picture # 2 in your first post:
    Are you kidding me?????? :lol: :rolling: :mrgreen:
     
  4. Zulu

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    More from Poland - Bee Chalet
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    Skeps in Greece
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    Great Smokey Mountains of Tennessee
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    Russia
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    Probably Czechoslovakia- Bee house
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    Bee Hotel - Place des Jardins in Paris, while not Honey bee's still interesting
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    Serbia - probably the nicest Honey House I have seen in all the pics I have looked at
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    ©Tadeusz Puzio Insulated Hives , not sure where ??
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    Poland again
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  5. Zulu

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    Ok I have to do some work.... more later
     
  6. jb63

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    Very cool Zulu. Some great architecture and nice pics.:thumbsup:
     
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  8. Zulu

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    Apiary at the Luxemburg Gardens, Paris

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    Taiwan - note the feeder pipes - or that is what I assume they are
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    One to Make Perry feel at home - Serbia again
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    A collection of pictures by Sharon Jervis taken in the Romanian forests - which she used to create a self published book called Honey Bee
    http://www.blurb.com/books/2142021-honey-bee-sharon-jervis
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    Hives on the edge of a tea plantation in China
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    Now on the roof of Fortnum and Mason in Piccadilly London , these hives came from Kosovo
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    Hives outside a storage barn in Micahel - Region between Turkey and Georgia
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    Cairo - Egypt (did not know the city was so lush)
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    http://www.omlet.us/shop/beekeeping/beehaus/



    Found on a Michigan website , but they dont know where these are
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  9. Zulu

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    Japanese Yin and Yang
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    Bulgaria
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    Yemen
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    Torres Novas - Portugal
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    Antique Beehives in Russia - straw insulation
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    Oldest known apiary ever found

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    New Zealand- Urban beehive by Rowan Dunford
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    Kolomya - Ukraine
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  10. riverbee

    riverbee Active Member

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    wow, very cool pictures zulu!
     
  11. Zulu

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    Will fix the broken links tonight, And upload more

    not been as easy as I thought, as I was working from three computers during the day, not sure where my links are. But will have time tomorrow.
     
  12. ApisBees

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    Very nice will go thru the photos I have and see if I have any I can contribute from friends who have done bee extent ion projects in other countries.