SO9036 : Avon Sailing Club at Twyning 1957, 12ft National racing

taken 64 years ago, near to Twyning Green, Gloucestershire, Great Britain

Avon Sailing Club at Twyning 1957, 12ft National racing
Avon Sailing Club at Twyning 1957, 12ft National racing
From 1953 to 1960 Avon Sailing Club was based in what had been an orchard, part of the Fleet Inn. The photo shows a 12ft National dinghy (N1204) racing in a stiff breeze. There are cattle, and people picnicking, on the water meadow across the River Avon.
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Date Taken
July 1957   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 12 April, 2021
Geographical Context
Sport, Leisure  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Village, Rural settlement 
River (from Tags)
River Avon 
Primary Subject of Photo
Sport 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 9050 3659 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:1.6584N 2:8.3925W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 9044 3657
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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Sailing Club  Inn  Sailing Dinghy  Cattle  Picnickers 

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