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Boat Friday

Boat Friday

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gives an impression that the ship rammed the castle, Lisl.
Lisl: It does look like that, Ayush. The Castle is meant to be Bristol Castle, and the ship to be the Matthew, which was sailed by Cabot to North America in 1497
  • Ray
  • Thailand
  • 17 Nov 2017, 00:28
Floating fortress!
Lisl: It does look like it, Ray
I love that flag! Great find, Lisl!
Lisl: Always on the look-out for more unusual "Boat Fridays", Elizabeth, thank you
  • Martine
  • France
  • 17 Nov 2017, 04:44
Un bateau sur un bateau, c'est original.
Lisl: A sort of flag, Martine
You sure know how to find them, Lisl! I love it.
Lisl: This really was on the "Matthew", Ginnie, probably obvious as I took it when I sailed round the harbour in her
  • Louis
  • South Africa
  • 17 Nov 2017, 06:29
Matthew and Son.
Lisl: I like that comment, Louis, thank you
  • Chris
  • Not Nowhere
  • 17 Nov 2017, 06:38
Boat, castle, sea & land. Do I detect conquest Lisl?
Lisl: That's what it was all about back then, Chris.
  • Astrid
  • Netherlands
  • 17 Nov 2017, 07:19
Double boat Friday. Brilliant find and somebody did some fancy artistic work here. I think we are here on the Matthew in Bristol when you were able to have a trip with her??
Lisl: Spot on, Astrid!
  • Philine
  • Germany
  • 17 Nov 2017, 07:31
Oh, I see this is the Matthew sailing ship in Bristol harbour - a wonderful sail! Fine that you took it by your camera!
Lisl: I had a sail round the harbour in her a couple of years ago, Philine
The famous Matthew. Love the flag
Lisl: Someone had fun stitching that, Bill
  • gutteridge
  • Somewhere in deep space
  • 17 Nov 2017, 08:14
That ship would never fit in that boat house Lisl, I don’t believe it.
Lisl: You've got it all wrong, Chad!!!
superbe!! amitiés
Lisl: Merci beaucoup. Amitiés
  • Anne
  • France
  • 17 Nov 2017, 10:03
Jolie création!
Lisl: It's rather nice, Anne
A flag of the Matthew. Cool find.
Lisl: It was unexpected in this format, Mary
Very well made banner isn't it.
Lisl: It is rather nice, Brian, just right for the Matthew, I think
That is quite the image for boat Friday. A lovely bit of work.
Lisl: A bit different from usual - I am always on the look-out
A well-worn banner...
Lisl: Windy place, Bristol!
  • CherryPie
  • Great Britain (UK)
  • 18 Nov 2017, 00:30
Lovely banner smile
Lisl: It goes well with the old ship, Cherie
  • JMS*
  • Thailande
  • 18 Nov 2017, 02:47
Un oriflamme très original et pas banal.
Lisl: Naive and rather nice
  • Alan
  • Great Britain (UK)
  • 18 Nov 2017, 06:42
I'm guessing but is this on the Matthew in Bristol? I like the symbolism on the flag.
Lisl: It is, Alan. I had a trip round the harbour - twice - on her
Voilà  un draeau très original ..on dirait même qu'il a ete fait exprès , très beau travail !!
Bonne journée
Lisl: It is well done, Claudine. Bonne journée

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