Eyemouth museum boat and historic maritime items collection goes under the hammer

Auctioneer Sweeney Kincaid is selling the contents of the large Eyemouth World of Boats collection held at locations at Eyemouth, Cardiff and Lowestoft.  Be quick, for it closes 12 Noon on Wednesday 26th July. The item are being sold under the instructions of the liquidators of Eyemouth International Sailing Craft Association Limited (Eisca), a Scottish registered … Continue reading “Eyemouth museum boat and historic maritime items collection goes under the hammer”

BBA students build a Don Kurlyko Alaska beach cruiser

These photos are of an 18ft Alaska beach cruiser designed by Don Kurlyko and built by students – now graduates – of the Boat Building Academy’s 38-week long course, Reuben Thompson and Tony Corke. The photos were taken by Jenny Steer, Becky Joseph and Liz Griffiths. Reuben first saw this design at the Beale Park Boat Show where he … Continue reading “BBA students build a Don Kurlyko Alaska beach cruiser”

An invitation to the BBA summer student launch

Click on the image for a larger view Once again, we’re invited to celebrate with the Boat Building Academy class of September 2012 as they gather at Lyme Regis harbour to launch boats built as part of their 38-week boat building course. The boats include a Whitehall rowing skiff, a Red bird canoe and a traditional … Continue reading “An invitation to the BBA summer student launch”