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Scottish literature class

When Tarbert Loch Fyne poet George Campbell Hay (1915-1984) worked 1930s summers aboard the herring skiff Liberator, the local fishing fleet would have been universally motorised, either by conversion or by design. Perhaps reflecting this transition, in his maritime work … Continue reading

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A Proud Bow

“Willie’s in town”, would always be my American friend Donn’s hail on spotting a William Fife design entering port. With thoughts recently sharply focused on close friends – their loved ones, homes and good old boats – living in the … Continue reading

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