Cornish Pilot Gig Racing, Newquay, 1950s
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Newquay Gig Rowing Club's Cornish Pilot Gigs 'Newquay', 'Dove' and 'Treffry' taking part in a race off Newquay. These were built by the Peters family of St Mawes respectively in 1812, 1820 and 1838. 'Treffry' won the first race held after World War Two.
Citation“Cornish Pilot Gig Racing, Newquay, 1950s,” cornishmemory.com, accessed August 17, 2019, http://cornishmemory.com/item/BAW_1_016.
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