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F2659

Details

Name
Kong

Usage
Varnish

Location
Excellent Condition

Builder
Fairey Marine

Build date
March 1961

Condition
Excellent Condition

Hull Number

Deck Colour
Varnish Mark lll

Hull Colour
Varnish Mark lll

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Extra Details

Additional Build Notes

Current Owner
Ben Lumby

Known Owners

1st owner – thought to be RR Furse, perhaps Flushing SC.

c 1985 – Francis Miller, Restronguet SC.

c2005 – Ben Lumby, Restronguet SC

History

“Kong” was raced little in her early years, but has enjoyed regular club racing since 2005, along with a few trips to National events and the annual SW Championships at Restronguet.

Best results: May 2009 – 1st overall South Westerns,

July 2009 – 15th overall Hamble Nationals.

2014 Weymouth, 34 entries, Sir Ralph Gore trophy – Ben Lumby and Liz Evans. Sir Richard Fairey Trophy – 10th place.

2015, Restronguet SC, South Western Championships, Ben Lumby and Liz Evans, Restronguet SC.

2018, Restronguet 26 entries, South Western Championships, Ben Lumby and Liz Evans, Restronguet SC, 26 entries

2018, Abersoch, 40 entries, Sir Ralph Gore Trophy, Ben Lumby and Liz Evans, Sir Richard Fairey Trophy, 5th

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