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The Boat Race

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Model Boats

For as long as I can remember the South Shields Model YachtClub has operated from the lake in the South Marine Park in South Shields every Sunday morning. Lately these home made boats have had the addition of radio controlled tillers and booms.

South Shields Model Yacht Club has it’s own website too – click here



Written by curly

April 21, 2007 at 12:01 am

Posted in Colour, Parks, South Shields

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  1. Tanks for your comments. I apreciated that.

    I will visit your blog mor ferecuentlly in the future.



    April 21, 2007 at 12:11 am

  2. I wonder if the swans in the background made any bets 😉


    April 21, 2007 at 2:41 am

  3. Magic! I find them fascinating!


    April 22, 2007 at 12:12 am

  4. there’s a model boat club here too—it’s remarkable how much time, money and passion are invested in this hobby.
    You’ve captured the fun of the sport beautifully!


    April 23, 2007 at 4:03 pm

  5. Just to say that South Shields Marine Park has now got a website , Good photo would it be ok if I put it on the Southe Shields Model Yacht Club Website
    Yours Mike Martin Sailing Captain-Webmaster and dogs body of the club .

    Mike Martin

    December 16, 2008 at 7:25 pm

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