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davidpm 04-17-2012 11:07 AM

eBay-yacht-wrecked-on-maiden-voyage
 
eBay yacht wrecked on maiden voyage - Telegraph

LandLocked66c 04-17-2012 11:14 AM

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Priceless!

eherlihy 04-17-2012 03:32 PM

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more here: eBay boat sinks on first trip | The Sun |News

eherlihy 04-17-2012 03:34 PM

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And this link says that she is saved!

Grounded yacht is taken into harbour This Is Guernsey

http://www.thisisguernsey.com/wp-con...240604_475.jpg

MobiusALilBitTwisted 04-17-2012 06:54 PM

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Quote:

Originally Posted by milutin (Post 859779)
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)

hellosailor 04-17-2012 08:46 PM

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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?

PaulinVictoria 04-17-2012 08:59 PM

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Don't really see the whole relevance of it being from Ebay. The guys were idiots, hardly Ebay's fault!


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