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Shipping notes No. 170 (May).

Bideford Quay. No shipping since last issue. Appledore. The only news since last issue, a short report in the Gazette this week that a Plymouth businessman, Connor Johnson, (a director of Patriot Yachts Int) has launched a crowdfunding campaign to … Continue reading

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Behind the scenes at Richmond Dock, Appledore.

Work progresses on the recycling of old vessels  –  photos Norman Hardaker. (Compare with our September article here ).

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“Matthew” calls at Bideford – 6th March.

These photos, taken by “Buzz” shipping correspondent Norman Hardaker, show the “Matthew” as she visited Bideford on 6th March to take on stores. “Matthew” is a replica of the caravel used by John Cabot for his 1497 voyage from Bristol … Continue reading

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