Good Reading : August 2006
AUGUST 2006 ı goodreading 47 A volunteer inside the unrestored hull among the coal sludge, rusted frames and barnacles. coffee table Photographs and captions taken from All Hands on Deck: the Restoration of the James Craig by Michael York, reproduced with permission. Published by Citrus Press, rrp $60.00. The recarved figurehead and bowsprit, rebuilt from photographs. Some of the 5000 metres of wire rope and 14,500 metres of synthetic rope and wire used in the rigging. Volunteers getting ready to untie one of the 21 sails. The highest mast is 33.7 metres — as high as a three-storey building.