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Date 1990s
Location Tideway, London, UK
Water Temperature  
Boat(s) involved 2x8+
Boat Construction Janousek Aylings “open”
Outcome Crew waded ashore 
Description 2 boats swamped in bad weather. Janousek was rowed to safety, Aylings flooded and crew could not row on so had to stop and empty it.

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