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    Interesting Nautical Terms on Craigslist, Facebook Marketplace etc.

    The "weary" wherry I mentioned earlier came with a sail and with "ores". They looked wooden in the photo...
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    Interesting Nautical Terms on Craigslist, Facebook Marketplace etc.

    Saw an ad the other day for a worn-looking, paint-chipping-off wherry. It was advertised as a "weary". Sure looked tired to me.
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    Real hull weight

    About 20 years ago I bought a heavy Laser and was told it was waterlogged. It already had two inspection ports. I was able to move it to a heated basement for the winter (here in Nova scotia we can't sail in to winter) and took the cubitainers out and left it for about four months with a...
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