Obituary:Vernon C. Boyle

By Basil Greenhill, published August 1954


Vernon C. Boyle, the renowned maritime artist and scholar, died in June 1954. He was a leading authority on the history of the ships and harbours of north Devon and produced numerous notes and articles for The Mariner’s Mirror, including ‘The Bideford Polackers’ in Vol.18 He also provided the north coast half of Devon Harbours, which he illustrated with his inimitable sketches.

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