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Old 19 July 2011, 11:02   #1
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well done. dont know if they are on here..

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Old 19 July 2011, 12:14   #2
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Originally Posted by jezza2011 View Post
I don't think they are, but they are strangely interconnected with us, nonetheless.

The bloke that I sold my old RIB to (not a local) sold his old Redbay to those lads. They're not locals either but the incident occurred in my boating backyard, as it were. The six were very lucky - there generally isn't much traffic on that stretch of water.
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