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The BBA gets a new website

The Boat Building Academy folks down at Lyme are proud of their new website, and promises much more regular photos on the build diaries. I hope they don’t get glue on their precious cameras! The new website has improved boat … Continue reading

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Replica 18th century shipwright’s workshop to be built at Buckler’s Hard

This year sees the building of a new replica timber-framed 18th century shipwrights’ workshop at the old shipbuilding village of Buckler’s Hard by the Beaulieu River. Once built using local timber, the workshop will become a centre for the teaching … Continue reading

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BBA student launches Iain Oughtred glued clinker rowing boat

Photos by Jenny Steer and Becky Joseph This 9ft 6in Iain Oughtred-designed glued clinker dinghy built by Boat Building Academy student Alex Kennedy hit the water for the first time at the BBA’s student launch day back in December. Built … Continue reading

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