Ladies Race, Isles of Scilly, 1990
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The ladies race during the World Pilot Gig Championships held on the Isles of Scilly. Among those pictured are Fowey’s Cornish Pilot Gig ‘Rival’ built in 1989 by Ralph Bird of Devoran; Truro's 'Royal' built in 1988 also by Ralph Bird; Newquay's 'Speculation' built by Tom Chudleigh of St Mary's in 1987; St Mary's (IOS) 'Islander' built in 1989 by Tom Chudleigh of St Mary's and Roseland’s ‘William Peters’ built in 1987 again by Ralph Bird.
Cornish Pilot Gig Association CIO
Isles of Scilly
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