Monthly Archives: April 2014

A new coat of paint – help me choose a colour

Loch Ness must be painted; her hull will remain black bitumen, her bow black gloss, her topsides and fairleads need new paint; Please help me choose colours!! I need to order the paint this week, so please write any suggestions … Continue reading

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Banavie, a new view outside my kitchen window

Wednesday, 23rd April 2014 a new view, Ben Nevis looks spectacularly unclimbable with cloud shrouding its top.   evening light makes the Ben look different again;  

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Crossing Loch Ness, Loch Oich and Loch Lochy – The wonder of this landscape in this weather

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Spring showers, spring storms

11,12,13 April 2014 The planned move to the West did not happen this last weekend, instead the wind roared, rain fell in torrents and the temperature fell. ┬áSo another week spent in this mooring has been a time for sorting … Continue reading

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Spring Migration

Friday 4 April 2014 All systems GO after the winter. Headed up the Muirtown locks on friday afternoon with a new band of enthusiastic barge cruisers; David who is an old hand at boats in this stretch of the canal. … Continue reading

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