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Old 05 October 2010, 14:54   #21
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Once was moored beside a Moody owned by a journalist name, 'No comment' always thouight it was quite good and showed a sense of humour!!
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Old 05 October 2010, 14:59   #22
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There is a Sunseeker on the Hamble called "Phimosis"

My brother is a Doc and told me what it means, google it - why on earth???
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Old 05 October 2010, 15:02   #23
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There was a nice boat at the Southampton show called midlife crisis.. Good name I though!! Also, check out coolboatnames.com .. Some really great ones there!! 
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Old 05 October 2010, 15:50   #24
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One moored up at Netpool in cardigan called 'LLamedos'....

Sounds like a good Welsh name doesn't it? Dylan Thomas' Under Milk Wood was set in a fictional town called 'Llareggub' ('Bugger all' backwards).....'Llamedos' works the same way
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Old 05 October 2010, 16:13   #25
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I bought mine for scuba diving, so I called it "Touch bottom". wife said "Never"
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Old 05 October 2010, 18:16   #26
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'Northern Office' a gin palace on Stony Lake, Ontario
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'Northern Office' a gin palace on Stony Lake, Ontario
I like that a lot
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My Hurricane is called Katrina, is that bad taste?
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My Hurricane is called Katrina, is that bad taste?


Yes but I love it
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Saw a well set up dive rib in whitby "BELLRAISER" most apt.
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