V 172 (Unknown)

This is another instance of a sail number being allocated to a boat before she was built.  The subsequent story makes it sound most unlikely that the boat was ever built, as the owner bought a second-hand Vertue the following year.



Probably not built.


  • Laurent Giles design No: 711 Nemeth
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  • Other comments: Probably not built