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The pictures above show work being undertaken by Stebbings on the William Fife designed Vanity – a 12 metre class yacht built in 1923. Originally owned by J.R. Payne, Vanity was raced around the east coast and at Cowes. She … Continue reading

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HMWV Kangaroo

HM Watch Vessel Kangaroo (formerly HMS Kangeroo) arrived in Burnham-on-Crouch around 1872, to be used as accommodation for the coastguards and their families. She was moored by the sea wall, where the Royal Corinthian clubhouse now stands, and took the … Continue reading

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Zobeide was built in Burnham in 1910 by the Burnham Yacht Building Company, ¬†and these days can be found in the environs of the island of St Maarten, in the Caribbean (some boats get all the luck!) Actually, an article … Continue reading

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