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Marc Chivers
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Enjoys being on and around boats.
Enjoys being on and around boats.

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You are cordially invited to a seminar on Thursday 14th May, 19:00 BST, live stream via http://60n.tv
This seminar which is being jointly hosted by Shetland Museum & Archives and the Centre for Nordic Studies, University of the Highlands & Islands is going to be live streamed! For more information please click on the link   http://www.shetland-museum.org.uk...
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Zephon our Harrison Butler Z4 (Zyklon) is for sale.
This is a reluctant sale of our bermudan sloop rigged Harrison Butler Z4 ton yacht called Zephon. Zephon is a Zyklon yacht and was built in 1950 in Wales. I am selling this lovely little yacht as our circumstances have changed (we have just bought a house a...
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Zephon our Harrison Butler Z4 (Zyklon) is for sale.
This is a reluctant sale of our Harrison Butler Z4 ton yacht called Zephon which was built in 1950. I am selling her because our  circumstances are now such that we have very little time to actually go sailing, we have recently bought a house and I am in th...
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It's been a while since my last post!!
Angus McNeil (hi vis jacket), George Johnson (cap) and Malcolm Hutchison examining boats at the weaving shed, Burravoe, Yell, Shetland. OK, I just thought I should let folk know that I am still alive, not boatbuilding at the moment, conducting boat research...
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Easter SOkunday in Shetland
Ok, I know I am biased but I do like my boats! Easter Sunday was gorgeous, a bit breezy but what the hell the sun shone and we went for our first Shetland row, even though I had, and still have a touch of the man flu, yep I felt crud, but to hell with it, t...
Easter SOkunday in Shetland
Easter SOkunday in Shetland
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Has spring arrived in Shetland?
The old far haaf fishing station at stenness. Eshaness Light House. Luke & Brooke Rae's son Luke and his partner Brooke came and spent last weekend with us and we made the most of the good weather exploring the North Mavine on Saturday and the beaches in So...
Has spring arrived in Shetland?
Has spring arrived in Shetland?
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Shetland Boat Poster
Shetland Boat Poster
Shetland Boat Poster
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March in Shetland!
Well, the weather is very unsettled and it's breezy too. This makes the senery very dramatic with bands of rain scudding through followed by bright sunshine and patches of blue sky.  Yesterday was Rae's birhtday and we had a lovely time exploring Yell in th...
March in Shetland!
March in Shetland!
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A Blustery March Sunday Afternoon.
Ok, so the rest of the UK is basking in warm temperatures and up here in Shetland it is blowing a gale and has barely reached 7 degrees C. The winds are going to remain fresh to strong all week according to the forecast and swinging round more to the west w...
A Blustery March Sunday Afternoon.
A Blustery March Sunday Afternoon.
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Shetland Winter Olympic Viking Games: Swedish Axe Throwing.
More Shetland Viking shenanigans!! last Sunday we had friends over and Andrew brought his Swedish throwing axe. The afternoon was spent throwing da axe and everyone seemed to have a great time. The Swedish axe is great to throw and it is very satisfying whe...
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