Fast as a dolphin - The schooner MA James
A dozen or more ships have been abandoned on the banks of the River Torridge in the last century. Hulked when they were no longer wanted by their owners and now slowly sinking into the mud of the river. Maybe the most famous of these old boats is the MA James, built in North Wales at the turn of the century and abandoned to the ravages of time and tide after the Second World War.
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