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Portland To Remember Lost Fishermen

Jack Craig, 24 May 2012

Published at 8:19am 1st June 2012.

Large numbers of people are expected to gather at Portland Bill tonight in remembrance of the crew of the Purbeck Isle.

Well wishers are being asked to turn up from 8.30pm, and prayer lanterns will be lit and 9pm.

A procession of motorbikes are also expected to leave Portland and make their way down to Weymouth.

Dave McFarlane, Jack Craig and Rob Prowse lost their lives when their crabbing boat went down off of Portland on the 17th May.

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