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RLYC launch Mary likely to launch in late spring, Ben Wales reports

Ben Wales has been in touch to report on the steady progress he and friends have made on restorating of the clinker-built 18ft former Royal Lymington Yacht Club motor launch Mary, which was used in Operation Dynamo, otherwise known as … Continue reading

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Simon Papendick fixes up a Fox and Son motor launch

  Mobile boat restorer, repairman and sailing instructor Simon Papendick’s weblog shows him restoring a Fox & Son of Ipswich motor launch originally built around the 1960s. See the photos here. To see earlier posts relating to Simon’s projects, go … Continue reading

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Ex Royal Lymington motor launch Mary gets her new timbers

  Ex Royal Lymington motor launch Mary gets her new timbers. Click on the photos for bigger images Ben Wales got in touch last week to report that he and his pals had fitted the last timber into Mary, the … Continue reading

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