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Currachs and currach builders on Irish television

My thanks to Hans Christian Rieck.

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HJ Mears boat builders, Devon

Alex Mears of Seaton boat builders HJ Mears sent over these recent photos of recent jobs in the yard. Here’s what he says: ‘Hello Gavin, ‘I’ve attached a few photos of the 25ft mahogany-built weekender for a chap at Dartmouth. … Continue reading

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Pierhead painter Dominique Perotin’s portrait of newly built Victorian racing yacht Integrity

French pierhead painter Dominique Perotin has produced this portrait of the newly-built Victorian gentleman’s racing yacht Integrity - and it seems to me that she has joined the wonderful yacht’s growing legion of admirers. (Click on the link to see her website.) … Continue reading

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