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Norfolk wherry Ardea back in Broadland

The Norfolk pleasure wherry Ardea is back on The Broads – in fact she’s being restored by the Norfolk Broads Yachting Company of Horning, which is well known as the home of another popular pleasure wherry, the White Moth.

For some news of the Ardea: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/norfolk/4302632.stm

For some photos: http://www.ncsl.co.uk/ardea/index1.htm

Take a holiday with the company restoring Ardea (I’ve done it and I recommend it!): http://www.norfolk-broads.com/

If you can add to this story, please email me at gmatkin@gmail.com .

Glorious racers of the past

 

Fairlie Restorations do some fantastic work looking after some of the great sailing racers of the past, specialising in the craft built and designed by William Fife.

Check out the Hispania, Moonbeam, and Lulworth.
Go to http://www.fairlierestorations.com

If you can add to this story, please email me at gmatkin@gmail.com .

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