Using an Arthur Ransome theme, we are organising a flotilla of classic watercraft associated with the Broadland Swallows & Amazons. Our appeal is for anyone with knowledge of the whereabouts of the following boats, to contact us. Or, if you could pass on our interest/details to their present owners, we'd be delighted to here from them.
Where are they now?
DEATH AND GLORY Row ~ Cabin Boat B 166
DREADNOUGHT Square black Punt
FLASH Yare and Bure One Design half decked Yacht ~ White Boat
GRIZZLED SKIPPER Yare and Bure One Design ~ White Boat
TEASEL (or P Hunter LULLABY) Believed to be based on a Jack Powles Fairway Class Hire Yacht
WHIPPET Gunter Rigged Sailing Cabin Yacht ~ Jack Powles Fleet
WELCOME W Woods Una Rigged with Gaff Sail Hire Yacht
MARGOLETTA (JANCA ~ R Moore CRAIGMORE) Motor Cruiser B 977 Believed to be based on a Jack Powles Star Class Motor Cruiser
ROYAL STAR Jack Powles Hire Motor Cruiser
TITMOUSE Small Lugsail Dinghy
SIR GARNET (ALBION) Trading Sail Wherry
COME ALONG (Open Motor Tow Boat) A 853 Based on the SURPRISE
CACHALOT (Motor Cabin Cruiser) W number
DAWN STAR Motor Cruiser A 670
CAFILA Motor Cabin Cruiser B 617
YACHTS (Indistinguishable names and numbers)
Slipper Motor Launch (No name, black hull) W 422?
BUTTERCUP River Cruiser Class Yacht No 119 B 119
WATER RAIL (DELIGHT) Motor Cruiser B 77
INVINCIBLE (GOLDEN PLOVER?) Motor Cabin Launch
PEERESS Motor Cabin Cruiser B 974
SHOOTING STAR Sailing Cutter
ARROW OF NORWICH Business Sail Wherry
BURE COMMISSIONERS LAUNCH Great Yarmouth Port & Haven Commissioners Motor Cabin Launch B 277
BUMBLE Open Motor Launch B 88
Skiffs, Dinghies, Punts, Reedlighter
Any other suggestions welcome.