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A Year Afloat with the sailing barge Victor, and other barge news

While we’re on the subject of sailing barges, I noticed this interesting chapter of a history of the Greenwich Peninsula about barges.

And in other news, the sailing barge Decima, recognisable by the logo of sponsors  Tiptree is for sale.

PS… And then there’s Majestic with her Swelling Sails, filmed in 1931.

 

A SHORT HISTORY OF THE THAMES ESTUARY, PART III

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For more from this book, see A SHORT HISTORY OF THE THAMES ESTUARY, PART I and A SHORT HISTORY OF THE THAMES ESTUARY, PART II.