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Ex-Thames steamer Belle urgently needs a new owner

The lovely 1894 Kingston-built steam launch Belle, which plied the Thames for many years, is in urgent need of a new owner. SL Belle’s present owner can’t afford to keep the National Historic Ships-registered vessel any longer and is reluctantly … Continue reading

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2013 Skiffie Worlds featured in Water Craft magazine

Read the nice feature about Scottish Coastal Rowing’s Skiffie Worlds event by Kathy Mansfield recently published by Watercraft magazine here.

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Lyme Regis to be the new home of Bantry Bay gig Intégrité

Lyme Regis is to be the home of the 38ft Bantry Bay gig that represents Great Britain in the two-yearly Atlantic Challenge. In addition to the Atlantic Challenge, Intégrité will also take part in a new venture, Atlantic Challenge England. The … Continue reading

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