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BBA student launches Iain Oughtred glued clinker rowing boat

Photos by Jenny Steer and Becky Joseph This 9ft 6in Iain Oughtred-designed glued clinker dinghy built by Boat Building Academy student Alex Kennedy hit the water for the first time at the BBA’s student launch day back in December. Built … Continue reading

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Boat project starts at the Faversham Creek Trust’s Purifier Building

  My pal Alan Thorne is starting a project to build a small dinghy at his new workshop at the the Faversham Creek Trust’s Purifier Building. It’s only a start – but here’s one he built earlier (clue – I … Continue reading

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Simon Papendick starts building an Andrew Wolstenholme dinghy

  Here’s one to follow: now equipped with a new apprentice, Essex boat builder Simon Papendick is starting work on a new clinker-built dinghy for use as a tender – a shortened 3.1m version of boat designer Andrew Wolstenholme’s Coot in … Continue reading

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