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Floating grandstand to popularize sailing

by Frank Quealey, Australian 18 Footers League Ltd.
When Mark Foy formulated his plan to popularize sailing as a sport on Sydney Harbour in 1892, a critical component of his plan was a spectator ferry, which would become a floating grandstand to give patrons a close up view of the action-packed racing. For the rest of the story from Scuttlebutt Sailing News CLICK HERE!

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