Tag Archives: Working boats

Photographer Ellen Tynan in Egypt

Photographer Ellen Tynan has some impressive sets of photographs on Flickr – the photos in this collection set one thinking about the boats and people they depict, and are also a powerful reminder that there’s more to present-day Egypt than … Continue reading

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

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Pathé video of Dutch sailing barges racing

  Here’s a short video showing Dutch sailors racing barges in what looks like tough competition – and this time there’s no annoying announcer braying patronising nonsense.

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