Jewel

Length: 4.27m (14ft)
Width: unknown
Weight:
Country: United Kingdom
Rig Type:
Bermuda Sloop Fractional (with jib)
Crew:
Trapeze: none
Sail Area: sq. m
Spinnaker Type:
No spinnaker
Spinnaker Area:
0 sq.m
Designer(s):
Design Year: 1936
Builder:
Boats Built:
No handicap data found

Designed for Walton & Frinton Yacht Club, most of the 99 Jewels (built by James and Stone of Brightlingsea) took to the water between 1946 and the mid 1950s & the club ordered a batch of 40, with others going to Wales and the Thames estuary. Now being built in GRP.

 

Class Association website:
http://www.jeweldinghy.com/
Other links:
http://www.wfyc.co.uk/

 

 

Handicap Rating History
YearRatingMastSail
RYA 2 Digit Handicaps
1958 114Cotton
 PY Type Secondary;
1960 113Cotton
 PY Type Secondary;
1961 113Cotton
 PY Type Primary;
1961 111Terylene
 PY Type Primary;
1962 111Terylene
 PY Type Secondary;
1962 113Cotton
 PY Type Secondary;
1963 113Cotton
 PY Type Secondary;
1963 111Terylene
 PY Type Secondary;
1964 113Cotton
 PY Type Secondary;
1964 111Terylene
 PY Type Secondary;
1973 109
 PY Type Secondary; PY Group Centreboard;