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04-17-2012 09:59 PM
PaulinVictoria
Re: eBay-yacht-wrecked-on-maiden-voyage

Don't really see the whole relevance of it being from Ebay. The guys were idiots, hardly Ebay's fault!
04-17-2012 09:46 PM
hellosailor
Re: eBay-yacht-wrecked-on-maiden-voyage

Moving a "new" boat in the dead of night with no knowledge of the local waters.

I'm sorry, but isn't there some British organization for the Prevention of Cruelty to Vessels?
04-17-2012 07:54 PM
MobiusALilBitTwisted
Re: eBay-yacht-wrecked-on-maiden-voyage

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Originally Posted by milutin View Post
i do not get it. where they are run aground. there is that south cardinal mark on the picture.it is on port side, like they are coming from north, if they are coming from other marina should cardinal mark be on starbor side

Per the Telegraph; they moved her at Midnight, and they are new to the area, and was a higher then normal tide. just saying ........(sAcr)
04-17-2012 04:34 PM
eherlihy
Re: eBay-yacht-wrecked-on-maiden-voyage

And this link says that she is saved!

Grounded yacht is taken into harbour « This Is Guernsey

04-17-2012 04:32 PM
eherlihy
Re: eBay-yacht-wrecked-on-maiden-voyage

more here: eBay boat sinks on first trip | The Sun |News
04-17-2012 12:14 PM
LandLocked66c
Re: eBay-yacht-wrecked-on-maiden-voyage

Priceless!
04-17-2012 12:07 PM
davidpm
eBay-yacht-wrecked-on-maiden-voyage

eBay yacht wrecked on maiden voyage - Telegraph

 
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