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1933 Powles River Cruiser - £7,500


Lying : Norfolk Broads - Viewing strictly by appointment through Topsail

Powles River Cruiser

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General Specification

Builder : Jack Powles, Wroxham
LOA : 10.67m (35ft 0in)
LOD : 8.53m (28ft 0in)
Beam : 2.44m (8ft 0in)
Draft : 1.19m (3ft 11in)
Keel : Fin


Rigging & Sails

Mechanical & Electrical




Easily sailed by a crew of two, this great cruising RCC yacht has also enjoyed some racing success with her current owners of some 28 years! One of a class of ten, she started out life as Fairways 3, after which she became part of the Wanderbird fleet in the early 1950s along with Fairways 4-10 (Fairways 1 and 2 were bermudan rigged and became Playmates). She was later renamed Gingernut 2 when sold into private ownership. The Fairways yachts were hired by Arthur Ransome a number of times in the 1930s and it is believed that Teasel in The Coot Club is based on these yachts. Currently lying afloat and in commission. Further photos available soon.


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