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Developers threaten Appledore’s grade II* listed dry dock of 1856

Lundy ferry Oldenburg in dry dock at Appledore in 1993 The dry dock as it is today The good folks of Appledore in North Devon have got in touch to alert intheboatshed.net readers about another cause that’s well worth protecting … Continue reading

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Photographer Matthew Atkin in Thailand

Matt Atkin’s photos from Thailand I never cease to be amazed by my brother Matthew Atkin’s beautiful photos of boats in the Far East. It seems amazing and wonderful that Western and Eastern water craft should still be so different  … Continue reading

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Boxing Day at Rye Harbour

[ad#intheboatshed-post] Old beach boat at Rye Harbour. Click on the thumbnails for much larger photographs It’s almost a tradition in our house to take a trip down to Rye Harbour on Boxing Day, if the weather’s bright and clear – … Continue reading

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