V 22 Grace

Grace is having a deep refit and is one of a series of Vertues built by Newmans at this time with the longer cockpit layout.

She has recently found new owners who are continuing her restoration with great vigour.




  • Laurent Giles design No: 90
  • Builder: Newman, Poole, Dorset, UK.
  • Launch Date: 1947
  • Hull Material: Mahogany on Oak
  • Deck: Trakmark
  • Engine: Diesel
  • Ballast keel material: Lead
  • Doghouse: Short
  • Cockpit: Long
  • Berths: Three
  • Rig: Masthead bermudan sloop.
  • Mast: Wooden
  • Heads'ls: Genoa & stays'ls.
  • Backstay arrangement: Standing backstay to bumkin and runners.
  • Home Port: Near Lymington, Hampshire.
  • Current Owner: Juan-Pablo Olaberria & Duncan Fawkes
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  • Other comments: Grace is currently undergoing a major refit.