V II 9 grp Patience (ex Anita)



Patience is a very smart grp Vertue II.

Patience used to be raced in the Bristol Channel, as shown here.


A very nicely fitted-out interior.


  • Laurent Giles design No: 718
  • Builder: Bossoms and completed by first owner.
  • Launch Date: 1986
  • Hull Material: grp
  • Deck: grp
  • Engine: Beta 16 diesel
  • Ballast keel material: Lead external
  • Doghouse: Long
  • Cockpit: Short
  • Berths: Four?
  • Rig: All inboard masthead bermudan sloop
  • Mast: Metal spars
  • Heads'ls: Furling masthead genoa
  • Backstay arrangement: Twind standing to quarters: no runners.
  • Home Port: River Exe
  • Current Owner: Luke Mander
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  • Other comments: Patience was one of the earlier boats built by Bossoms near Oxford.