Tag Archives: Sailing boat

Sailing adventures in a cheap little skiff – Tom Pamperin writes

Tom Pamperin has got in touch to tell us about his book project about his adventures and misadventures sailing a little plywood skiff that cost $300 to make – he’s hoping to crowd-source some funds to get it published using … Continue reading

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A magic lantern slide of the sailing barge Charles Hutton

Dorset boatbuilder and Weymouth College head of maritime skills Ian Baird has sent over a scan of this fine magic lantern slide of the sailing barge Charles Hutton being loaded with what is believed to be Portland stone. Barge folks… … Continue reading

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The Kentish Sail Association’s Swale Match 2013 – part 2

Posted in Barges and wherries, Events, Locations, Medway, Swale and the Kent coast, Racing sailing craft, Sailing boat, Sailing cruisers, Traditional carvel, Uncategorized, wooden boat, Working boats | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment