V II grp 24 Poppy (ex Midnight Eclipse)



Poppy has a long doghouse with round portlights which looks very seamanlike and is similar to the ocean type of stepped coachroof.




A clear cockpit with after locker instead of seat lockers.



Nicely fitted out interior





  • Laurent Giles design No: 718
  • Builder: Bossoms of Oxford
  • Launch Date: 1989
  • Hull Material: grp
  • Deck: grp
  • Engine: Yanmar diesel
  • Ballast keel material: Cast Iron
  • Doghouse: Long doghouse with round portlights
  • Cockpit: Short
  • Berths:
  • Rig: Masthead bermudan sloop all inboard
  • Mast: Metal spars single pair of spreaders
  • Heads'ls: Furling masthead genoa
  • Backstay arrangement: Standing to quarters no runners
  • Home Port: River Orwell
  • Current Owner: Chris Vincent
  • Contact details:
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  • Other comments: Poppy is a serious looking boat with her round portlights instead of doghouse windows.