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Keep Turning Left Dylan Winter interviews a fisherman still using a traditional coble

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So, Turner’s paintings aren’t so far off…

JMW Turner’s paintings can sometimes seem a bit theatrical – well, I suppose it helped sell his pictures – but as this YouTube shows, the sea really /can/ be the way he depicted it. My thanks to author, campaigner and … Continue reading

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‘Build me straight’ 1963 Scottish documentary about the building of a fishing boat

[This has been pulled from YouTube but is still available from the Scottish Film Archive. My thanks to Iain McAllister of the Peggy Bawn Press for letting me know.] Thanks to Hans Christian Rieck for pointing this one out. The … Continue reading

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