From the Illustrated London
Whitstable oyster yawls operate in the Thames estuary.
Although sheltered from the South round to the West,
there is a long fetch from the North and East and
storms from that direction can be violent.
is shallow over the oyster beds and small but hardy
craft are used, sailed by only a couple of adults
and sometimes also a boy.
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