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Monet’s paintings of traditional French rowing and sailing boats More photos from The Yachtsman - including a legendary actress and mistress to Royalty - racing sailing yacht Charmaine A challenge for boatbuilders: a sweet 10ft clinker-built double-ended skiff

Monet fishing boats; 100-year old racing yacht photos from The Yachtsman, and building plans for a double-ended Scottish clinker skiff

Nick Smith boats UK Home Built Boat Regatta meeting Dorma

Nick Smith’s clinker-built boats; Home Built Boat Regatta; Hillyard cruising yacht Dorma

Flying 10 Ella in Annabel Young Bristol

Uffa Fox Flying 10s at West Lancs; my daughter Ella sailing a Mirror; pilot gig Young Bristol

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A challenge for home boatbuilders: a sweet 10ft clinker-built double-ended skiff

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A challenge for boatbuilders: a sweet 10ft clinker-built double-ended skiff

This sweet 10ft clinker-built double-ended skiff looks extremely difficult to build, at least to me – but it’s wonderfully pretty nevertheless

A challenge for boatbuilders: a sweet 10ft clinker-built double-ended skiff A challenge for boatbuilders: a sweet 10ft clinker-built double-ended skiff A challenge for boatbuilders: a sweet 10ft clinker-built double-ended skiff

A challenge for boatbuilders: a sweet 10ft clinker-built double-ended skiff A challenge for boatbuilders: a sweet 10ft clinker-built double-ended skiff A challenge for boatbuilders: a sweet 10ft clinker-built double-ended skiff

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Pilot gig Young Bristol launched with all due ceremony and pomp

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Win Cnoops of the Underfall Yard and the Slipway Collective has been in touch with some photos of the launch of the pilot gig we first saw in a half-built state at the Beale Park Boat Show. It certainly seems as if both the local dignitaries and rowers treated the event with all the reverence the beautifully built new boat deserved. Thanks Win!

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