V 73 Gannet

Laurent Giles design No
BuilderElkins, Christchurch, Haunts, England
Launch Date1955
Hull MaterialTeak below waterline, mahogany above
DeckBaltic pine, Dynel covered
EngineYanmar 2GM, 18HP
Ballast keel materialBronze floors from original construction
RigOriginal cutter rig
Mast Silver spruce, double spreaders
Heads'lsRoller furling genoa 115%, No1 staysail, 1 reef, cruising spinnaker 2 oz. nylon reacher 130%, storm jib, mainsail, loosed footed with 3 reefs.
Backstay arrangementSingle backstay with boomkin.
Home PortGranite Bay, Branford, Connecticut, USA
Current OwnerBill Clapp
Contact details
Email addressChris@dutchwharf.com
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