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by Miles
January 5th, 2021, 4:43 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Some Boat Fails.
Replies: 14
Views: 1352

Re: Some Boat Fails.

Blame it on the autocorrect......
by Miles
January 4th, 2021, 10:47 pm
Forum: General
Topic: The Rivers Will Wait Till It Is Safe Again.
Replies: 0
Views: 65

The Rivers Will Wait Till It Is Safe Again.

Like a farmer's field is left to lie fallow, the waterways of the Norfolk Broads are surely no different. The regeneration time of the local flora and fauna seems to coincide with the sudden emergence of diesel-burning flotillas which can do no good to the waterways at all. The lockdown is not all d...
by Miles
January 4th, 2021, 10:05 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Norfolk Broads Boat Security Visits - Lockdown 2021
Replies: 1
Views: 198

Norfolk Broads Boat Security Visits - Lockdown 2021

lockdown3.jpg Norfolk Broads Lockdown. I am sure none of you is surprised by this news. We all knew it was coming. It is disturbing and it is quite literally going to be hell for many people. Everything from health reasons, personal survival and to even such debacle as losing jobs, homes and posses...
by Miles
January 4th, 2021, 4:33 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Some Boat Fails.
Replies: 14
Views: 1352

Re: Some Boat Fails.

If this got posted on the so called official Norfolk Broads Forum, most moderators would blew a fuse.

Personally I thought it was funny.
by Miles
January 2nd, 2021, 8:11 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Some Boat Fails.
Replies: 14
Views: 1352

Re: Some Boat Fails.

Need a boat? I Noah guy
by Miles
January 1st, 2021, 7:44 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Some Boat Fails.
Replies: 14
Views: 1352

Re: Some Boat Fails.

Having a fishing one today.
by Miles
January 1st, 2021, 6:06 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Some Boat Fails.
Replies: 14
Views: 1352

Re: Some Boat Fails.

I saw this and thought.....that is the Norfolk Broads all over.
by Miles
January 1st, 2021, 3:40 am
Forum: News
Topic: Rivers Freeze - New Years Eve
Replies: 0
Views: 140

Rivers Freeze - New Years Eve

Waters froze on the very last day of the year 2020. A bit too cold for my liking but it is just the beginning if the media is anything to go by? :roll: If you have not winterised? Might want to think about making it a priority as the consequences could be catastrophic and your insurance may be inval...
by Miles
December 31st, 2020, 5:26 am
Forum: General
Topic: Onboard The Norfolk Trading Wherry, 'Albion'
Replies: 3
Views: 1825

Re: Onboard The Norfolk Trading Wherry, 'Albion'

Two and a half tonnes of lead to counter balance the wherry mast.
by Miles
December 31st, 2020, 4:47 am
Forum: Marine Technical Q&A
Topic: Stripping Down BMC 1500 Diesel Engine
Replies: 14
Views: 246

Re: Stripping Down BMC 1500 Diesel Engine

Everything in this container is what was removed from this engine in order to strip it down.
This is the beauty of these engines as simple works.