Length: 5.40m (17ft 9ins)
Width: 1.80m (5ft 11ins)
Country: United Kingdom
Keel Type:
Rig Type:
Bermuda Sloop Fractional (with jib)
Crew: 2
Trapeze: 1
Sail Area: 13.9 sq. m
Spinnaker Type:
Symmetric spinnaker
Spinnaker Area:
17.2 sq.m
Design Year: 1952
Boats Built:

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Current CVRDA Handicap Ratings
Classic wing: 86
(Alloy mast, Dacron sail)
Old wing: 84
(Alloy mast, Dacron sail)

The Osprey was submitted for Olympic trials in Zandvoort in 1953, along with the 505, but the Flying Dutchman was selected


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