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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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Man on the River needs a motorboat helm’s help to cross the Channel

[ad#intheboatshed-post] Environmental campaigner and long distance rower Giacomo de Stefano has stopped off at Oare Creek near Faversham and is greatly impressed by the size of its tides and doubtless also by its peerlessly gloopy mud. He has also met … Continue reading

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