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Jack Smith, Yardley Bridge, British Waterways, 71 year, 1959

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Catch! And over the water sails a mooring line, expertly thrown by 71 year old Jack Smith, one of the crew of the Water Fairy." This boat has been converted to carry passengers and is one of the craft used by British Waterways to run pleasure trips along the canal from Yardley Bridge and King's Norton. Jack comes from an old boating family and 7 of his 8 sons work on the canals. May 1959"

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Color Black & White
Keywords Core47,Man,Working,Throwing,Canal,Pleasure Boat,Narrow Boat,1950s,Pensioner
Credit Mirrorpix / GIW Photos
Year 2016
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