Photos: Thames Sailing Barge Match 2016

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THE THAMES Sailing Barge Match took place on June 25th for the 85th time, with eight of the historic and distinctive vessels taking part. The event, which first took place in 1863, is reckoned to be the second oldest sailing contest in the world after the America‚Äôs Cup. Racing takes place from Mucking No. 3 buoy in Lower Hope Reach …