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Further planing of the bow frames continues to ensure that the shape of the planking is correct.
After the shipwrights have removed frames, volunteers remove any exposed metal objects ( bolts, dumps, nails etc.) and fill any holes with dowel and glue and finally paint the timber. 54 more words
As the old frames are assessed for replacement or repair the demand for new frames or frame sections to be made is increasing. The result is that the shipwrights now have 6 frames on the barge ready for fixing to the hull and another 4 in different stages of production in the shed. 55 more words