This is a picture story about another all consuming 'passion' that materialised late in life. (c2005 - 2010)
She was an ORKNEY 440 fishing boat which I bought brand new and trailed hither and thither for around 5 years. Most of the time we kept her at Northney Marina on Hayling Island.
We named her 'Kellar' after our favourite Black Labrador.
I don't remember actually catching a fish!
Moored alongside pontoon at Itchenor.
Dan approaching Cowes.
I forgot about the submarine barrier on the way there but luckily it was high tide!
Moored up at Cowes.
Moored up at The Jolly Sailor with The Cleddau Bridge in the background. (Milford Haven).
Auntie Betty (she's 95!) and Marcia. c2010.
Grandchildren floundering around off East Head.
Escorting Kittywake in Chichester Harbour.
Chic and Dave waiting for a bite 7am Lake Union, Seattle, Washington State USA. 1968.