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Canoe yawl Arklight II for sale

Robert Whitmore Jones is selling his 1936 canoe yawl Arklight II for £7500, or sensible offers. Built by George Cardnell and sons at Maylandsea in Essex, Arklight II is said to be in sound condition and to sail well. Her … Continue reading

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BBA student builds replica of 1916 Morgan Giles dinghy

     Photos by Becky Joseph, Jenny Steer, Derek Thompson Boat Building Academy Ben Charny built a replica of Pip Emma, a 7 1/2ft clinker built stem dinghy originally built by Morgan Giles for his children in 1916, and which … Continue reading

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Troys at Fowey

Troy class keelboat racing at Fowey Fowey boatbuilder Marcus Lewis has written to say that he’s had Shimmer, T4 of the Troy Class, in the workshop for a bit of attention, including 11 new ribs, rudder refitting, and painting all … Continue reading

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