Old Wooden Chest With A False Bottom Exposes An Ancestor’s Curious Past - false bottom chest


false bottom chest

False Bottom Trunk From Reclaimed Wood (Pallets): Over the summer I decided to make a trunk from used pallet wood and in trying to find a way to make it.

The hope chest has a false bottom hidden compartment. It has a area that is 2 1/2 " deep under the false floor. Easily accessible. Directions included. Excellent.

Jun 7, Wooden box with secret compartment under false bottom.