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Old 03 September 2007, 04:27   #1
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Look What Followed Me Home !

Just picked this up from Birmigngham on Sunday looking forward to some longer trips now
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Old 03 September 2007, 05:39   #2
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That's alot o' wheels. And seats!!
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Old 03 September 2007, 05:43   #3
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Welcome to the club, Lurcher.

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Old 03 September 2007, 05:57   #4
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Thanks JW it started life in Skye and has moved south a bit first Cumbria and now the Solent . I will have to change the name as SOLAN will be a bit confusing talking to Solent CG. Any suggestions welcome would like to keep the hunting dog theme if possible .
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Looks really good Lurcher, Many many seats at there at the front?
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Old 03 September 2007, 07:51   #6
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...I will have to change the name as SOLAN ...
That'll be appropriate cos a Solan or Solan Goose is a gannet.
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Old 03 September 2007, 15:44   #7
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It is bad luck to rename a boat, isn't it?!
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It is bad luck to rename a boat, isn't it?!
Luckily there is a way through this. It involves a ceremony of removing all traces of the previous name, consigning the old name to the deep on a sacrificial item and drinking copious amounts of grog, while sharing some to each of the 4 winds. Many variations on a theme, here is one

http://www.namethatboat.com/boat-renaming.htm

The drinking bit is the most important. (After the days outing of course!)
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I always wondered about that.. Infact when I named my existing boat ( which is a mark II) of the first, the supplier ran out of the small number two, and I wouldnt allow it to go on the water with the same name as the last so I pencilled in a 2 beside the name just in case
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Old 04 September 2007, 19:04   #10
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nice one john!!

thats some boat!

love to see you soon cos i am sure i owe you a beer or two!
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