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Henwood & Dean 30th anniversary book

Head, Heart, Hand – a Boatbuilder’s Story (the link goes to an impressive collection of sample pages) is a beautiful book documenting the work of Thames-side traditional boat building firm Henwood & Dean, with photographs and design by Michael English. The … Continue reading

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Great finds discovered and restored: two Macgregor canoes and a Salter’s rowing gig

Adrian Morgan wrote a couple of weeks ago to remind me of some treasures that I might have missed. He’s right, I need to make amends – though in my defence nobody mentioned them to me at the time! (Note … Continue reading

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Water Craft magazine for March-April 2010 will be out very soon!

[ad#intheboatshed-post] The latest Water Craft will be with us any day It’s almost time for the next edition of Water Craft magazine to land on our doormats – so what’s in store this time around? Lots of boating goodies as … Continue reading

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