A Racing Yole

The restoration of Skua involved replacement of missing garboards on both sides, deadwoods, part of the stern post, all decking, thafts (thwarts) and floorboards (tulfers), as well as repairs to the gunwales.

Skua in a workshop being made ready for restorative to commence

A video featuring the work of OHBS volunteers and details of the restoration and historical importance on Skua is available by clicking here.

Pictures of the restoration (not in chronological order):

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