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Ray Wood 213/08/2021 11:02:59
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silver 1.jpgHi All,

Well ,The Pheonix MBC open day was a great success for us barge sailors getting together after nearly 2 yearssilver 4.jpg, Richard Chesney had Nancy Grey on display built by Kim Hollands to Richards drawings, Peter Simmonds & Dave Sansom came over from the Isle of Wight and a good time was had by all, even if there wasn't much wind

Peters Coastal Barge Cambria and Dave's smaller 30" barge give a good comparison, If anybody is in the market for one of Peters Veronica's he has one for sail contact me for Peters number.

Super Venue and quite a few members of the public/Golfing community took interest

Thanks Richard C for the invitation.

Regards Ray

Dave Sansom13/08/2021 13:16:38
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Dave Sansom13/08/2021 13:18:58
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Sorry seem to copy and paste twice

It was a great time

Enjoyed meeting up

Thanks Richard C. a great time

Richard Simpson14/08/2021 09:09:51
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Absolutely beautiful models gents. I think the Thames sailing barge has to be one of the most attractive and atmospheric scale yachts there is and to see so many of them together is simply wonderful.

Thanks for sharing.

Ray Wood 215/08/2021 08:55:36
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Hi All,

This is the new build Veronica by Peter Simmonds, which is for sale, it is superb and will give you years of sailing pleasure, let me know if you need Peter's phone number.

Regards Raysilver 2.jpg

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