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Etching of The Jeannie, derelict on Bressay by Albert J Taylor.
This 17.4m boat arrived in Shetland around 1900 as a lugger was numbered LK1096 and was the last sail drifter in Shetland to have a lug sail, A square sail bent on a yard that hangs obliquely to the mast and is raised or lowered with the sail. The fish were caught by hanging a curtain of net from the surface on bouys with a heavy tarred rope at its base as a weight and was used for catching herring.
As with many Shetland boats she went through a variety of changes and was fitted with a motor and used as a motor drifter and renumbered LK79 sometime after 1945 still catching herring.