Ironbridge Raft Regatta 2005

The NIPL Club entry

Second only to the Kon Tiki expedition in scope and imagination, members of the NIPL Club build a raft to carry them from Ironbridge to Bridgnorth and beyond. Call it madness, call it a river cruise on a budget, call it what you like, their obsession drives them on...

count the barrels
Professional at work
 v important to seal bungs
Pride in work
 Essential Padding
someone makes tea
 Laying it out
Thinking
The QEIII revealed
craftmanship
Bending
Bowing
Vaulting
Steerage class
Blue barrels
Quiet, please
Rome wasn't built in a day
Measuring
Put it right there
one-legged drilling
Pushing with intent
They know what they're doing
The Captain gluing
Shady characters
Dancing
Measuring
Pointing
Sawing
hammering

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