Cornish Pilot Gigs, Isles of Scilly, 1980s

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Identifier

CPGA_BUSH_008

Description

Cornish Pilot Gigs 'Lyonnesse' built in 1988 by Ralph Bird of Devoran, 'Cape Cornwall' built in 1990 by Peter Reveley of Padstow, 'Buller' built in 1986 also by Ralph Bird and 'Bonnet' built in 1830 by the Peters family of St Mawes racing off the Isles of Scilly. 'Bonnet' had been purchased from Tresco by Newquay Gig Rowing Club in 1953 but was later sold back to the Isles of Scilly.

Date

1980-1989

Rights

Vanessa Bush

Coverage

Isles of Scilly

Format

print

Publisher

cornishmemory.com

Creator

Vanessa Bush

Type

Still image


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Collection

Cornish Pilot Gig Association




Citation
Vanessa Bush, “Cornish Pilot Gigs, Isles of Scilly, 1980s,” cornishmemory.com, accessed November 17, 2019, http://cornishmemory.com/item/CPGA_BUSH_008.
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