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The Scottish Fisheries Museum has a new website

The Scottish Fisheries Museum has a lovely new website including a delicious collection of online photos – the late 19th century shots of the harbour full of fishing boats are particularly impressive. I really must make the time to go … Continue reading

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The Scottish Coastal Rowing Project’s St Ayles skiff is launched in fine style

[ad#intheboatshed-post] The St Ayles skiff slices the water; Dr Robert Prescott speaking at the launch; David Tod with Alec Jordan; proof that St Ayles skiff designer Iain Oughtred was present. All images used with Chris Perkins’ permission Last Saturday provided … Continue reading

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The St Ayles skiff hits the water

[ad#intheboatshed-post] The St Ayles skiff meets the water for the first time – as usual click on the images for larger shots The Scottish Coastal Rowing Project’s first St Ayles skiff hit the water for the first time on Sunday, … Continue reading

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