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Old 20 May 2004, 04:59   #21
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Thanks for the info John - might investigate other slipway options if Levington's too busy. Do you know of any other possibilities nearby since I'm not familiar with that area?

Keith - family arrangements? Oh do behave, you're the one who started this all off, besides which they now have 10 days in which to make other arrangements
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Old 20 May 2004, 06:27   #22
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Thanks for the info John - might investigate other slipway options if Levington's too

Phil

I can't vouch for any other launch sites on the Orwell.
Iam still exploring myself.
Have a look at Felixstowe Ferry (mouth of Deben) but you may need a 4x4.

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Old 20 May 2004, 06:40   #23
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I'll bring one from work
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Old 20 May 2004, 07:15   #24
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is that the you new company volvo XC9000 DTI how cool this one
won,t show any dents like your old one
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Old 20 May 2004, 07:24   #25
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It'd cost more than a Volvo XC90 just to replace its tyres
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Old 20 May 2004, 07:33   #26
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sounds like another P*** takeing company to name but a few

will try to make this one
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Old 20 May 2004, 14:59   #27
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Levington is no problem at any state of the tide,have'nt launched at Felixstowe Ferry since I had my Fletcher (sorry for swearing) about 15 years ago.I think you have to pay to park in the car park these days aswell.very strong tide runs there, and the waters not very deep to launch. stick with Levington theres a tap for washing boat and flushing engine out.cost is 12.00 Per launch but it's cheaper to get a season ticket from April-end of October for 120.00.hope some of you Ribbers are going to make it down to Levington over the Bank Holiday Week-end??????
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Old 20 May 2004, 15:15   #28
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Levington it is then, yachts or no yachts.
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I will be down skiing at levington saturday,getting there around 12ish until about 4.
May go for cruise sunday pm.
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