V 24 ELEANOR OF POOLE

Masthead bermudan sloop rig on short cockpit hull.

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Here is the long cockpit hull, doghouse & coach roof profile.  The 3/4 rig is incorrect for this boat.

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Description

Eleanor of Poole is one of several Newman’s built Vertues from this period.  Both the boatyards of Newman and Elkins were not far away from the Giles design office in Lymington, enabling periodic inspections of construction to be easily carried out.

Specification

  • Laurent Giles design No: 86
  • Builder: Newman, Poole, Dorset, UK.
  • Launch Date: 1949
  • Hull Material: Teak & mahogany on oak
  • Deck: Canvas on pine
  • Engine: Beta 16 diesel
  • Ballast keel material: Lead
  • Doghouse: Short
  • Cockpit: Long
  • Berths:
  • Rig:
  • Mast:
  • Heads'ls:
  • Backstay arrangement:
  • Home Port: Unkown. Probably NW England
  • Current Owner: Not known
  • Contact details:
  • Email address:
  • Other comments: We would very much like to find the owner of this boat.