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Ernest Dade’s book of drawings Sail and Oar reprinted by Lodestar Books

    These lovely drawings by the artist Ernest Dade feature in a new volume from Lodestar Books – and if you’re in need of a gift or two it’s available in time for Christmas at a very reasonable £12! … Continue reading

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Albert Strange waits for the tide

  Albert Strange’s drawing of Grimsby Docks’s famous landmark – the Venetian Tower Albert Strange writing about his North Sea cruise of 1895: ‘I went on rowing and got a little beyond Kilnsea before it was evident that no further … Continue reading

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Albert Strange sailing yacht Charm for sale

Dick Wynne is selling the lovely Albert Strange-designed yacht Charm, which was built 1922 (Intheboatshed.net attended her 90th birthday party this year) and lovingly restored 2000-2005 by Russell Read. There are various posts and reports mentioning Charm on the Albert … Continue reading

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