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The BBA gets a new website

The Boat Building Academy folks down at Lyme are proud of their new website, and promises much more regular photos on the build diaries. I hope they don’t get glue on their precious cameras! The new website has improved boat … Continue reading

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BBA students build Herreshoff Biscayne Bay sailing skiff

Photos by Jenny Steer and Becky Joseph This Nat Herreshoff-designed Biscayne Bay sailing skiff was built by Boat Building Academy student Nick Roche and launched at the BBA student launch day at Lyme Harbour last month. Sadly there wasn’t much … Continue reading

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BBA student constructs clinker-built Lawton tender

Boat Building Academy long course student George McKimm built a 10ft clinker rowing boat using the plans for the Lawton tender in John Gardner’s book Building Small Classic Craft: Complete Plans and Instructions for 47 Boats, and launched her at … Continue reading

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