Designed in 1948 by Uffa Fox as a smaller version of his highly successful Flying 15. Built in 2017 by Johnson and Loftus of Scotland, she is a work of art and a real example of top quality boat building. She won Best in Show at the 2017 RYA Dinghy Show. She comes with a road trailer and all over cover so is a complete package ready to be sailed away.
A classic Swedish designed half-decked day sailer, mahogany on oak, copper fastened. Laid teak deck with mahogany cockpit coamings, coverboards and kingplank.
The present owner bought her in 2005 and she was re-launched in 2012 after a major refit. 2013 Survey available.
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Built in the 1960's by Stanley Goodwin and Son of Kidderminster, this boat has undergone a comprehensive restoration in the past year and is now ready to go and is looking for a new owner who will enjoy her this summer. She has the benefit of a cuddy to protect from the elements and two full length berths. She is the perfect boat for exploring rivers and lakes.
Based on an Ian Proctor National 18 hull, built for the present owner by Bourne Plastics. Fitted with a custom deck layout and an easily managed modern Lugsail yawl rig with carbon fibre spars. Proved to be a very fast boat for classic regatta racing and coastal cruising with overall wins at Fowey and Falmouth classic yacht events. Comes with a full cover, road trailer, ground tackle and a tender. Perfect for someone looking to get involved in the classic regattas without the cost of a large yacht but still with the ability to win trophies.
Built in Scotland in 1994, has been ashore for a while but minimal work required to get her launched. Huge area of deck space and cockpit, perfect for family days out in the sun. Small cabin with a heads and 2 berths to keep the children sheltered, ideal family summer boat. Inboard Yanmar diesel means she can simply be used as a large motor launch. Light enough to be towed behind a reasonable vehicle which will significantly lower running costs.
Designed by the Selway Fisher company, she was built for a Dutch client in 1998. Hull constructed of epoxy glued plywood, stitched and taped with sheathed plywood deck structure. 2 mast gunter rig, built in buoyancy and comfortable seating for 6. complete with a trailer and 9.9hp Yamaha outboard, she also has a boom tent and can be used for camping. Very stable with good performance, a cracking lightweight boat for exploring rivers and coasts.
Professionally built Arctic Tern designed by Ian Oughtred. Planked in Scottish Larch all copper rivet fastened. Fitted with a bermudan sloop rig, all new in 2016, designed by Oughtred specifically for this boat on the request of the owner which makes her easier to handle alone. Good road trailer with new bearings in 2016. Very attractive and eye catching boat in very nice condition.
Traditional sailing dinghy designed as a racing class at Bantham on the River Avon, South Devon. Very pretty and fun sailing dinghy with an active fleet still racing. Launched in 2013, in as new condition with very good sails, all over cover and excellent road trailer. Ill health forces sale hence the very attractive price.
Built approximately 1970 in Porthleven and used for fishing until recently. Larch on oak, copper fastened. Lister Alpha 30hp diesel currently being installed. Hydraulic unit to power the pot hauler driven off the front of the engine.