bob | His hobby is motorbike racing. original link, deleted post. Main Ordinary men doing what boys do best mucking Don't care about the Soaps. Fantastic show watched the whole series. ChatterBank 167 … Posted by: And fun. Holland is survived by his wife, Betty; his son, Dennis Holland Jr.; daughters Julie Karges, Heidi Eadie and Amy Holland; and 10 grandchildren. Archived. “Once you’re committed to a boat like her, it’s like a marriage,” he told the Los Angeles Times. cherrie, | Like father like son; Guy is as straight as a die and a pleasure to be in his company. Friday, 04 March 2011 at 10:51 AM, Quote"cheeky-chappie Yorkshireman Guy Martin". Motorcycle racer and mechanic Guy Martin attempts to renovate a neglected narrowboat with inventions from the Industrial Revolution. Denise | The ship’s keel remains in Holland’s backyard. Andrew Denny | Dennis Holland moves his 118-foot Pilgrim of Newport to a new anchorage in 1984. Monday, 04 April 2011 at 08:18 PM. “He basically did it piece by piece, dollar by dollar.”. Finally got round to watching and enjoying this first episode. “Working on that ship was his therapy,” said Longabardi, who is serving as spokesman for the family. lovin the side burns, Posted by: He was 68. Noel Sturdy | In 1991, when the maximum crab pots a boat could carry was raised to 250, the Hansen's again had the Northwestern lengthened, this time to 125 feet (38 m). When the owners moved it to Newport Harbor and it fell into decay, Holland finally had his chance to own the Shawnee. It later moved to Hassall Green on the Cheshire locks of the Trent & Mersey. Motorcycle racing star, mechanic and engineering enthusiast Guy Martin, together with his best mate Mark “Mave” Davies, fit out Reckless, an aptly named narrowboat using the best of British inventions from the Industrial Revolution. (For one who works in the industry I watch very little TV). I love this programme. 715 — Hank Aaron, peace at last, Dodgers know firsthand the dominance of a healthy Corey Knebel, so they acquired him. Light hearted It's lowbrow stuff wanted to hammer home to the proles about how influential the British were in the industrial revolution. The rotted hull of Dennis Holland’s Shawnee is shown. Prime time please Beeb. bob the boat | Over six episodes, cheeky-chappie Yorkshireman Lincolnshire yellowbelly Guy Martin is being shown turning a 'ramshackle' canal boat into - well, presumably something less ramshackle. Motorcyclist Guy Martin embarks on a mission to renovate a neglected narrowboat using Industrial Revolution techniques. Using traditional techniques, Guy and his mate cast an iron … Come on BEEB, get this team "on Board"..........Stewart, Posted by: As a long time Guy fan cant get enough of him on or off the bike. Bob Avian, Tony Award-winning choreographer whose credits included the hits “Dreamgirls,” “A Chorus Line,” “Follies” and “Miss Saigon,” has died. Questions to Brian Kolfage about his multimillion-dollar “Build the Wall” campaign. A Cup of Tea. Andrew Denny | 6 Episodes. Bill Roberts, influential Santa Ana High teacher who propelled students to Ivy League schools, dies. I have ALWAYS wanted a narrow boat but I never had a lot of money, bringing up two children by working 38 years in care, does not bring in a lot of money. Boat programme, Guy stick to motorbikes. Posted by: Mark Davies. The theme is that he'll do it using the basic skills of the industrial revolution, showing how all these technologies started in … What a brilliant programme, very interesting and absolutely love Guy and Mave they are so entertaining. I love the rapport between him and Mave, and his enthusiasm for the industrial age. Posted by: I heard about Don not returning the cash. Who is Brian Kolfage? Hank Aaron dies at 86; legendary ballplayer broke Babe Ruth’s home run record. And the guy would keep pushing, Oh, I wanted one all my life. At least he is offering an insight into it's history of production. Posted by: The ship still sails there, under the name Spirit of Dana Point. A view of the propeller drive shaft and rotted hull of Dennis Holland’s Shawnee. Posted by: A 2006 photo shows the Shawnee being taken out of the water in Newport Beach. Sunday, 12 June 2011 at 03:24 PM. Sunday, 03 April 2011 at 08:33 PM. I would have watched the programme anyway, because it's about the waterways and there's precious little about the waterways on prime-time TV. jamie | Andrew Denny | So cos he wouldn't pay a $120000 Mr Short let him walk out the door!! The arrest shines a light on Bannon's relationship with Guo, who has his own history of legal entanglements. I've heard a new series has been commissioned as mentioned here, but it won't be about a narrowboat or the waterways, but some other area of our industrial history. Dennis Holland looks over a 1959 Los Angeles Times Home Section article featuring the Shawnee. Absolutely LOVED the programme and hadn't seen Guy's exploits on a bike before. Guy Martin is a rising star but very much a grounded truck mechanic who enjoys a brew or 20! He holds a bachelor’s in journalism from Cal State Fullerton. Holland was born Sept 4, 1945, in Seattle and moved with his family to Long Beach. The master shipwright lost his years-long fight with prostate cancer Monday night. Posted by: Posted by: Suzy | The boys will get away with it, though. I was wondering if I could be very cheeky and ask if I could have the narrow boat when you are finished filming. After neighbors complained, Newport Beach sued Holland, saying a residential neighborhood wasn’t the place for the project. . 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