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by Robbin
Sun Jul 01, 2012 10:13 pm
Forum: Boat Chat
Topic: Unknown sail
Replies: 24
Views: 15582

Re: Unknown sail

Hello Rupert, I'd like to say I hope so, but I wouldn't want to specify which September. There really is quite a lot of work to do, including fixing a two metre split in a plank three out from the keel and finding a mast. So yes, I'd love to get her afloat in two months, but reality suggests I'll no...
by Robbin
Sun Jul 01, 2012 2:53 pm
Forum: Boat Chat
Topic: Unknown sail
Replies: 24
Views: 15582

Re: Unknown sail - Stormalong

Hello again and thanks to you all for your help; I've learned a lot. Yesterday I find that I'd missed what proves a very informative letter from Portsmouth Sailing Club. That included notes on Stormalongs, their rules and construction, plus information on owners and helms and some pictures. The spec...
by Robbin
Sat Jun 30, 2012 4:22 pm
Forum: Boat Chat
Topic: Unknown sail
Replies: 24
Views: 15582

Re: Unknown sail - Stormalong

Hello, I'm late coming to this but have only recently discovered that the elderly clinker built dinghy I was given as a restoration project is a Stormalong. Her name is Storm, her sail number is 12 and her last sailing owner was Norman Ridgewell, in Bosham. I'm told that her original owner was Len B...