Ladies Race, Isles of Scilly, 1990
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The ladies race during the World Pilot Gig Championships held on the Isles of Scilly. Among those pictured Fowey Cornish Pilot Gig Club’s ‘Rival’ built in 1989 by Ralph Bird; Truro Club’s 'Royal' built in 1988 also by Ralph Bird; St Mary’s (IOS) Club’s ‘Serica’ built in 1967 by Tom Chudleigh of St Mary’s; Mount’s Bay Club’s ‘Lyonnesse’ built in 1988 by Ralph Bird and Roseland Club’s ‘William Peters’ built in 1987 again by Ralph Bird and named after the renowned Cornish Pilot Gig builder William Peters of St Mawes.
Cornish Pilot Gig Association CIO
Isles of Scilly
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