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 work to commence

The following video shows some of the work that OHBS volunteers undertake and details the restoration and the historical importance on Skua.

Pictures of the restoration (not in chronological order):

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