Alex Mears writes to say that November saw the completion of a new Beer lugger by Seaton company HJ Mears Boatbuilders. She’s built in larch on oak, and has over 7ft beam on her 16ft length – so she’s very broad. Alex says: ‘All of our boats are beamy because they are beach boats. To make … Continue reading “Yard news from HJ Mears: a new Beer lugger completed and a 16ft launch started”
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Alex Mears of the long established Seaton, Devon boatyard HJ Mears has written to let us know about their latest project – this very handsome little Beer lugger. Here’s what he says: ‘She’s larch on oak, over 7ft in beam on her 16ft length so she’s a very broad boat, as ours always are. ‘Our boats are beamy … Continue reading “HJ Mears complete a new Beer lugger”