The remarkable story of Emeline

Swale match 2013 25 Smack F14 Emeline

Faversham smack Emeline in the shed at Hollowshore stern Faversham smack Emeline in the shed at Hollowshore port bow Faversham smack Emeline at Hollowshore bows

The amazing story of how Whitstable oystering smack Emeline turned up on the Costa del Sol and returned to her home area to be restored, repaired and generally saved is here.

Thanks for reminding me about it Save Standard Quay!

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