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F282

Details

Name
Bluebottle

Usage
Fairey Marine sales ledger notes hull supplied enammeled blue

Location
Not Known

Builder
Fairey Marine

Build date
January 1948

Condition
Not Known

Hull Number
284

Deck Colour
When built Varnish Mark I

Hull Colour
When built Varnish Mark I

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Extra Details

Additional Build Notes
Built on Mould Number 3

Current Owner
Present owner not known

Known Owners
. Despatched by rail (Southern Region) from Hamble station to Shrewsbury , in locked covered wagon, 15 January 1st owner - Geoffrey Godber, named "Geno", (GE offrey and NO rah, Norah, his wife and regular sailing partner) see F640 and F1063 1948/1950 - South Caernarvonshire YC 1951/1953 - Shropshire SC (Winner Firefly points series 1952) 1953 - JM Marchant and JWP Salt, Shropshire SC Named "Bluebottle" Undated - DRC Ferguson, Barnt Green SC, (1969, ownership confirmed, RYA records) July 2021 - NFA Summer Bulletin - see article, page 15, with more history and images of the life and times of this Firefly and Shropshire SC

History
NFA 08/2020 from information kindly provided by Christopher Godber, F640

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