We had Tuesday Cubs looking at our skiff ( large rowing boat) at the den and the Anchor in the harbour  last week as part of their Nautical Bronze Badge training.   They should know the following words and be able to point them out to a leader when asked in May, to receive their badges.

SKIFF: (1) Oarlock-Spur (2) Thwart (3)Knee (4) Keel (5) Rib (6) Bow (7) Stern (8) Gunwale (9) Port  Side (left)  (10) Starboard Side (right)

ANCHOR: (1) Ring (2) Stock (3) Body/Shank (4) Bills (5) Fluke (6) Crown

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