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F517

Details

Name
Nutshell

Usage
Varnish

Location
Not Known

Builder
Fairey Marine

Build date
July 1948

Condition
Not Known

Hull Number

Deck Colour
Redecked, varnish Mark I

Hull Colour
Redecked, varnish Mark I

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Extra Details

Additional Build Notes

Current Owner
Present owner not known

Known Owners
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Initial YRA measurement - 20 July
Hull number - 486
Hull weight - 160lb
Constructed mould number 2

Delivered to Itchenor SC 23 July 1948, first owner uncertain

c1962 - Miss S and Miss B Rouse, perhaps Tamesis Club.

Undated - ARK Hardcastle, London SW7, perhaps Tamesis Club


June 2010 - Tom Moore "Not much is known, first sailed in Itchenor and she is known to have lived in London sometime in the 60's. A large gap exists until the previous owner in Cornwall who passed her on to me for renovation".

May 2017 - offered for sale, Prestatyn, renovated, re - decked Mark I layout and bow buoyancy tank.

May 2023 - advertised for sale, South Devon, www.apolloduck

*** advertised as F486, almost certainly an error of identity, muddle between HULL number and SAIL number ***

History
NFA 05/2023

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