Vaila Mae (Shetland Museum Sixareen)

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In her first season the Vaila Mae was not rigged for sail. In 2009 a full traditional [[Dipping Lug]] rig was installed. The wood for the mast and yard has already been delivered to the museum boat shed. The wood is from wind blown trees at the Sullom plantation, and this could be the first time that Shetland grown wood has been used for this purpose.<br>
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Although wood for her mast and yard had been obtained, the Vaila Mae was not rigged for sail during her first season. In [[2009]] a full traditional [[Dipping Lug]] rig was installed. The wood in question, was from wind blown trees at the Sullom plantation, and this could be the first time that Shetland grown wood has been used for this purpose.<br>
 
(Unless otherwise stated, all photographs on this page, and the gallery files, have been taken by [[User:Heimdal|Heimdal]])
 
(Unless otherwise stated, all photographs on this page, and the gallery files, have been taken by [[User:Heimdal|Heimdal]])
 
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