V 75 Jason of Beaulieu

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Old Beken photograph of Jason

Jason racing in the Netherlands.

Jason is a lovely example of the quintessential 1950’s Vertue with her short doghouse and masthead rig, complete with inner forestay, runners and standing backstay to a bumkin.  She is based in the Netherlands these days.

 

 

 

 

 

Specification

  • Laurent Giles design No: 294
  • Builder: Elkins
  • Launch Date: 1956
  • Hull Material:
  • Deck:
  • Engine: Yanmar
  • Ballast keel material:
  • Doghouse: Short
  • Cockpit: Long
  • Berths: Two
  • Rig: Masthead bermudan sloop with inner forestay.
  • Mast: Spruce
  • Heads'ls: Genoa and stays'ls
  • Backstay arrangement: Single to bumkin
  • Home Port: Brouwershaven, Netherlands
  • Current Owner: Diana Jeuda
  • Contact details:
  • Email address: diana.jeuda@gmail.com
  • Other comments: Jason is a classic mid-fifties, long cockpit, Elkins built boat. We have shown her correct hull profile above but as can be seen below she carries the full conventional masthead rig.