Photos: Yachts crane-in marks start of Burnham's sailing season
huge cranes towered over Burnham-On-Sea's Sailing Club on Wednesday
(March 18th) as 24 boats were lifted into the River Brue during
the town's Spring 'crane-in'.
annual tradition is organised each Spring by the town's Sailing
Club when the yachts are hoisted out of the boat yard and into
the river in time for the start of the sailing season.
operation to move the 24 boats and bring two out got on Wednesday
lunchtime to fit in with the high tide later in the afternoon.
"We had perfectly calm conditions and everything went very
a club spokesman told Burnham-On-Sea.com.