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Fairey Atalanta - The British Classic with a Big Personality

Cleaning Bilge

I know I have asked similar about 'Bilgex' for my bilge below engine, now that engine is out.I have Bilgexed , but more needs to...
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Uffa – Yachting’s Eccentric Genius. New biography and a play

Uffa - Yachting's Eccentric Genius by Malcolm TurnerISBN: 978-1-9144893-5-8256 Pages100 illustrations229 x 152 x 25 mmPublisher: Sun RiseMore information "Uffa Fox was the most influential designer in yacht racing history....
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Small victories

New sea toilet finally found for Zambra! After many hours trying to chase out holes in the rusted u-bend of the Simpson Lawrence sea toilet,...
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The modern world catches up with Fairey Marine?

Swallow Yachts has produced stylish and practical water-ballasted yachts for many years. The wood-epoxy construction, rig options, performance and performance have made them popular. And...
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A68 Curlew Atalanta For Sale

Currently located at Glasson Sailing Club, Glasson Dock, Lancaster.Much loved Atalanta. Selling as part of my late father-in-law's estate.Last registered 2000.Not been sailed since the...
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‘Sailor and Cowboy’ – book added to Archive

We came across this book recently by Finn Ziem after someone found his Youtube video about crossing the Atlantic - twice - in 1980 and 1981....
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A170 Butterfly across the Atlantic 1980

All images on this page are the copyright of Finn Ziem, from within the Youtube video below. We have just heard about Norwegian Finn Ziem's...
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This year we finally made it back onto the water.A berth on the Tamar became available in early August. This was followed by a rush...
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The Atalanta Owners Association (AOA) supports members and potential members in sailing, maintaining and restoring the Fairey Marine's yachts and tenders - Atalanta, Titania, Fulmar, Atalanta 31, Fisherman, Dinky and Duckling. We hope that you enjoy our site.
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