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Trinity House Pilot Boat 121.

Trinity House Pilot Boat 121.
Pilot Boat 121.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: H3128
Description: A Trinity House pilot yacht at full sail in a rough sea. The robustly built hull and generous standard sail plan, combined with a sheltered cockpit, ensured that the pilot yacht could handle the worst of weather conditions.
Creator: Unknown
Date: c. 1880
Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London
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