Bittern

Length: 3.50m (11ft 6ins)
Width: 1.45m (4ft 9ins)
Weight:
Country: United Kingdom
Rig Type:
Bermuda Sloop Fractional (with jib)
Crew: 2
Trapeze: none
Sail Area: 7.2 sq. m
Spinnaker Type:
No spinnaker
Spinnaker Area:
0 sq.m
Designer(s):
Design Year: 1959
Builder:
Boats Built: 60
No handicap data found

The Bittern Dinghy was designed to a commission from the Norfolk Schools Training Association for a training dinghy. Approximately 60 were produced.

 

 
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Handicap Rating History
YearRatingMastSail
RYA 2 Digit Handicaps
1962 116Terylene
 Norfolk Schools OD PY Type Secondary;
1963 116Terylene
 Norfolk Schools OD PY Type Secondary;
1964 117Terylene
 Norfolk Schools OD PY Type Secondary;