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Old 03-24-2014, 04:28 AM   #61
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We somewhat agree with Richard W. The NMMA certifies that a boat meets the standards set by the American Boat and Yacht Council. If it meets those standards, then it is considered a yacht.

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Old 03-24-2014, 06:56 AM   #62
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Originally Posted by Peter B View Post

Ahhhh…not entirely true. After all, the small liner, (before she was decommissioned), the Brittannia, was referred to as the Royal Yacht. Just saying'

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Ah, you're right of course, forgot about that one. Sad thing that decommissioning, HM should have never let that happen. Austerity is all well and good and politically prudent, but that was a bridge - or a yacht - too far.

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