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Day 7

posted Aug 20, 2014, 5:17 AM by Unknown user   [ updated Aug 20, 2014, 2:52 PM ]
From Peter Heading: 

'A day of good progress with a dozen people beavering away.  A boat building  milestone was achieved today - the stems hog and four frames were glued together to form the backbone of the skiff .  Work began on the the oars with a group preparing four superb lengths of Oregon timber ready for shaping.  The third pair of planks were scarfed and glued together. Still a lot of shaping of the rabbet this Friday,  and I think everyone is looking forward to fitting the first pair of planks next Wednesday.'