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Old 19-02-2015, 13:43   #1
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1889 50' Bristol Channel Cutter

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1889 Bristol Channel Pilot Cutter Sail Boat For Sale - www.yachtworld.com

Pretty much my ultimate boat fantasy.
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Old 19-02-2015, 13:58   #2
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Yes! So pretty that I'd like a picture of it on the bulkhead inside my low maintenance fiberglass boat that has no teak or brightwork outside.
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Old 19-02-2015, 14:23   #3
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There has always been a certain magic about these boats. They have a definite aura...
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Old 19-02-2015, 14:44   #4
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Re: Me want it.

Suijin,

If that one makes your heart go pitter patter, i think you'd really enjoy the My State Wooden Boat Festival in Tasmania. So many beautiful, restored oldies, and delightful on the sail by, too. Next WBF will be in February 2 yrs. hence. It is pretty popular, so if you want to do it, book well in advance. PM me if you'd like to hear more.

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Old 19-02-2015, 14:57   #5
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It is a pretty boat when under sail.
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Great looking!
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Old 19-02-2015, 21:02   #7
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I just love it.
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Old 20-02-2015, 06:14   #8
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Also my fantasy boat.
www.boatdreams.co.uk has some more information.

The nautical books of HW Tillman describe the sailing abilities of these boats very well.


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