"Our boat 'Frances Ann' was used for school
trips, pond dipping etc., during the day. During the evenings it was used
as a bar restaurant, berthed at Harrison Park."
Delivery to Harrison Park
"Here is a photo of
her being delivered, prior to launching on the canal at Harrison Park (in
1988, if memory serves me well).
I believe. We caused quite a stir. My
daughter Wendy is in the foreground with the champagne, ready to smash it
on the hull. Sadly, due to my late wife's illness I had to sell the boat."
"I'm now retired and spend most of my time
writing. Anyone who remembers me or the 'Frances Ann' is welcome to get
David Ford: April 3+6, 2012