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The Hotelier of Brig

Winter has fallen on Brig. The smell of roasted chestnuts wafts up from the railway station, where trains from the west and north will soon begin to release heavily clothed snow revellers carrying skis and snowboards onto the cold dry streets. 2,303 more words


Sail Training Scholarship

By Peter Huston

It is an amazing experience to be aboard a tall ship like the Brig Niagara as her sails unfurl and the hull begins to surge forward, the rig creaking as the sails fill. 617 more words


The Amity at Night

The Amity was a 148 ton brig used in several notable voyages of exploration and settlement in Australia in the early nineteenth century.

She was built in New Brunswick, Canada, in 1816 and for several years was used as a merchant trading vessel between America and Britain. 7 more words