Nicholas Peters, Boat Builder, c1930

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Identifier

RBIRD_1127

Description

Boat Builder, Nicholas Peters, of the Peters family of Freshwater Boatyard, St Mawes. Renowned for their innovations relating to development of the Cornish Pilot Gig. Nicholas is pictured by the stern of four-oared gig ‘St Mawes’ built for Pilot Andrews in 1840. Nicholas was the last generation of the family to build gigs.

Date

1930-1939

Rights

Ralph Bird

Format

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Publisher

cornishmemory.com

Type

Print


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Collection

Ralph Bird Collection




Citation
“Nicholas Peters, Boat Builder, c1930,” cornishmemory.com, accessed October 28, 2021, http://cornishmemory.com/item/RBIRD_1127.
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