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F510 (1948 Olympic Firefly)


Iechyd da

When built Varnish

Not Known

Fairey Marine

Build date
June 1948

Not Known

Hull Number

Deck Colour
When built Varnish Mark I

Hull Colour
When built Varnish Mark I

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Extra Details

Additional Build Notes

Current Owner
Present owner not known

Known Owners
. Initial YRA measurement - 30 June Hull number - 511 Hull weight - 169lb Constructed - mould 3 Part of Olympic Firefly fleet, not thought to have been raced, kept as a reserve 1st owner - 1948 - Fairey Marine sales ledger suggests Dr John Burn Subsequent RYA and NFA records incomplete 1962/c1968 - Mrs PM Banham Northampton SC, Pitsford named "iechyd da" (Sue Banham, daughter, later wife of John Thorpe F259) Subsequent owners not known

NFA update July 2021 Thanks to Christopher Godber for information F640

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