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by Rupert
Sat May 30, 2020 10:49 am
Forum: Boat Identification and Dinghy History
Topic: More lost classes??
Replies: 9
Views: 2076

Re: More lost classes??

Not sure any of the boats mentioned here would be new to lost classes. Either too new, the L5000 is mid 90s, or already qualified, or not lost. We are talking 86 to 90, which wasn't the most inspired time from my memory, which should mean some very niche lost classes, but I can't remember any of the...
by Rupert
Fri Apr 10, 2020 8:57 pm
Forum: Boat Chat
Topic: Quiz ANSWERS
Replies: 33
Views: 2553

Re: Quiz ANSWERS

Finally! Illusion it is - and a song by Imagination!
by Rupert
Thu Apr 09, 2020 7:45 am
Forum: Boat Chat
Topic: Quiz ANSWERS
Replies: 33
Views: 2553

Re: Quiz ANSWERS

There might be, but it's not the answer!
by Rupert
Wed Apr 08, 2020 10:17 pm
Forum: Boat Chat
Topic: Quiz ANSWERS
Replies: 33
Views: 2553

Re: Quiz ANSWERS

Afraid not.

Another clue, use your Imagination!
by Rupert
Mon Apr 06, 2020 5:32 pm
Forum: Boat Chat
Topic: Quiz ANSWERS
Replies: 33
Views: 2553

Re: Quiz ANSWERS

Yup, Cresta. A strange little Percy Blandford design.
by Rupert
Mon Apr 06, 2020 11:21 am
Forum: Boat Chat
Topic: Quiz ANSWERS
Replies: 33
Views: 2553

Re: Quiz ANSWERS

Clue to 5, small, but not a dinghy

Clue to 6, plywood manufacturer
by Rupert
Mon Apr 06, 2020 11:18 am
Forum: Boat Chat
Topic: Quiz ANSWERS
Replies: 33
Views: 2553

Re: Quiz ANSWERS

I'm sure lightning exists!

Fishguard?
by Rupert
Sun Apr 05, 2020 7:24 pm
Forum: Boat Chat
Topic: Quiz ANSWERS
Replies: 33
Views: 2553

Re: Quiz ANSWERS

Falmouth?
by Rupert
Sun Apr 05, 2020 6:06 pm
Forum: Boat Chat
Topic: Quiz ANSWERS
Replies: 33
Views: 2553

Re: Quiz ANSWERS

Far too clever for it to be my answer...
by Rupert
Sun Apr 05, 2020 3:40 pm
Forum: Boat Chat
Topic: Quiz ANSWERS
Replies: 33
Views: 2553

Re: Quiz ANSWERS

Nope!
by Rupert
Sat Apr 04, 2020 8:40 pm
Forum: Boat Chat
Topic: Quiz ANSWERS
Replies: 33
Views: 2553

Re: Quiz ANSWERS

No points need stretching!
by Rupert
Sat Apr 04, 2020 6:03 pm
Forum: Boat Chat
Topic: Quiz ANSWERS
Replies: 33
Views: 2553

Re: Quiz ANSWERS

PeterV wrote:
Sat Apr 04, 2020 3:07 pm
There was a replica sailing ship called the Nonesuch!
Nah, much more obvious!
by Rupert
Sat Apr 04, 2020 1:31 pm
Forum: Boat Chat
Topic: Quiz ANSWERS
Replies: 33
Views: 2553

Re: Quiz ANSWERS

Did the GWR terminate on the Severn, then? Or maybe I'm barking up the wrong tree completely!
by Rupert
Sat Apr 04, 2020 1:30 pm
Forum: Boat Chat
Topic: Quiz ANSWERS
Replies: 33
Views: 2553

Re: Quiz ANSWERS

Nearly, Peter! 5 needs more thought, as it does for Chris.
by Rupert
Sat Apr 04, 2020 12:49 pm
Forum: Boat Chat
Topic: Quiz questions
Replies: 2
Views: 543

Re: Quiz questions

These all relate to boat class names:

1 the apex of boat design

2 over qualified?

3 always ahead

4 made from felt, or icing, maybe?

5 this boat doesn't exist

Too easy?

6 bobsleigh track