Monthly Archives: June 2012

The Building Process for the Seil Skiff

Introduction The St Ayles Skiff was designed by Iain Oughtred, an Australian of Scots descent now living at Bernisdale outside Portree. He has been designing lovely small boats for home building since the seventies, when he was one of very … Continue reading

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The Seil skiff makes her first Atlantic Crossing

 A couple of days ago our delivery team left Argyll early on a fine bright morning and made their way to the Kingdom of Fife to collect the kit. By mid afternoon she had crossed the bridge and arrived on … Continue reading

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Kit ordered, date of next meeting

We now have raised the initial sum to buy the wood for the hull and hope to start building later this month. We will continue to fundraise for the rest and have had an enthusiastic response.   Our next meeting is … Continue reading

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