Tag Archives: weblog

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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The Wherryman’s Web

Mark Harvey has pointed out this great weblog about The Norfolk Broads by Steve Silk, the author of a guide to the Wherryman’s Way long distance footpath. It’s not exclusively a boating weblog, but it is about a favourite sailing … Continue reading

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Claudia Myatt’s six top tips for maritime artists

Claudia Myatt is a talented and highly effective maritime artist who knows how to conjure up a form in a few sweet lines – see some samples of her work here. Her site also has a nice download of traditional … Continue reading

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