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Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture

Originally Posted by tdw View Post
Cheeky devil .... thats St Malo ......

and the cutter is the replica of the famous privateer, Le Renard.

Saint bloody Malo indeed !!

and what is more it's Malö
Jesus, that was fast..and you get the joke too...Saint.....Malo, like your boat. A city to visit.

Yes indeed, it is the famous Corsair city and that boat is, as you say, Le Renard, a replica of the last Corsair ship, one that once defeated a much bigger English man of war, at the cost of half of its crew.

Saint Malo : le cotre corsaire, Le Renard, vieux gréements, bateau de Robert Surcouf

I thought that it would be a French or Belgium member to be the first to answer but you have beat them

It is your turn.



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