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Fairy Queen

Fairy Queen
Sept 2009
Co. Galway
Found on a Trawler Photos website
Picture added on 15 January 2010 at 19:07
Comments:
www.trawlerphotos.co.uk/gallery/search.php?searchid=396938
Anonymous comment added on 24 January 2010
Talking to the folk that have re-built Dad's MFV Fairy Queen into a sail boat they said that this hull design is known as a “half Zulu” due to her being rigged like Zulus built at that time (1926)The hull is more like a giant Lochfyne Skiff. At 44ft she is a good bit larger than the traditional skiff which ranged from 22-25ft.

Added by Keith Dennison on 08 August 2014
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