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Save Albert Strange’s Fastnet winner Tally Ho!

Tally Ho – one of the larger Albert Strange-designed boat and winner of the 1927 Fastnet race. She’s currently lying at Port of Brookings, Oregon If you’d like to sail a magnificent gaff topsail cutter from the early 20th century, and … Continue reading

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Gotty and the Guv’nor

Gotty and the guv’nor: a true narrative of Gotty’s doings ashore & afloat, with an account of his voyage of discovery on a shrimping bawley in the English channel There are many smiles and a few laughs in this daft … Continue reading

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Fowey boat builder Marcus Lewis restores a classic Uffa King National 12 racing dinghy

        Marcus Lewis spent some of his summer renovating this splendid Uffa King National 12 dinghy Fowey boat builder Marcus Lewis sent over this collection of photos showing some of the things he’s been working on during the … Continue reading

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