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Last hoist

Finland,Yxpila,in the sixties.Loading timber,even on the deck.
The skipper is checking the stability by swinging the hoist ,on the Dutch grey devil GLORY,built 1939, G.t.:323.
Gouache.
regards,frits

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Nice picture of a little ship with an eventful history, launched at Martenshoek 15-12-1938, completed 15-2-1939; owned by Erven K Veenma in the early 60's. Broken up at Vigo in 1981, so she had a good, long life. Ref: Gruno 1937-2002 by Anderiesse and Spurling.
 

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