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Alfred Mylne yacht Mingary restoration on video

Will Stirling of Stirling and Son recently worked on this project to bring the magnificent Mingary up to scratch. She was designed by Alfred Mylne (more information here) and built by the Bute Slip Dock Co of Port Bannatyne, Scotland … Continue reading

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A busy and interesting summer for Stirling and Son

Stirling and Son are busy as usual this summer with varied work both in and around Plymouth and further afield. Stirlings must be counted one of the most interesting boat building and design operations around. Down at their covered slipway … Continue reading

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Pierhead painter Dominique Perotin’s portrait of newly built Victorian racing yacht Integrity

French pierhead painter Dominique Perotin has produced this portrait of the newly-built Victorian gentleman’s racing yacht Integrity - and it seems to me that she has joined the wonderful yacht’s growing legion of admirers. (Click on the link to see her website.) … Continue reading

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