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Stranded on Turner’s Island
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Pat Deane tells a story of a Guide camp which got marooned on Miss Turner’s Island in the middle of the Broad. (Pat was a Brownie - so didn’t feature in this episode..) They had taken some of Pat’s father’s rowing boats and set up camp. A severe gale came up and left them stuck on the island for a day or so longer than was planned.
Pat tells us that her father Waldo Beales was somewhat concerned for the safety of his rowing boats…