News from Fowey boatbuilder Marcus Lewis

Fowey boatbuilder Marcus Lewis has written to tell us about some of his recent yard news: ‘Hi Gavin, hope all is well. I just thought I would drop you an email with what has been happening. ‘Recently I’ve built a lovely little 8ft pram dinghy for a customer, replicating a dinghy of his grandfather’s that … Continue reading “News from Fowey boatbuilder Marcus Lewis”


Old lifeboats rally at Fowey

Fowey held a rally for ex-lifeboats recently as these smashing photos by local chap Paul Richards show. Local boat builder Marcus Lewis reports that a great selection of ex-lifeboats turned up, and bright breezy weather helped the flags to fly. All of the boats were made open to the public, who were asked for donations … Continue reading “Old lifeboats rally at Fowey”

Pilot cutters at Fowey, summer 2015

[wp_ad_camp_1] Still with Fowey boatbuilder Marcus Lewis, here’s a stonking collection of photos of the pilot cutter meet there a few weeks ago – after their visit to Fowey they sailed on to St Mawes. One of the boats is Pettifox, built in the Isles of Scilly 23yrs agobut now resident in Fowey. You don’t see photos of … Continue reading “Pilot cutters at Fowey, summer 2015”