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Printed From: RYA National Hornet Association
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Forum Name: Hornet Database
Forum Description: Hornet change of ownership, status, etc
Printed Date: 23 October 2018 at 08:50
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Topic: K140
Posted By: roger
Subject: K140
Date Posted: 02 April 2014 at 21:23
Sail No : K140

Date built :1953

Registered country : GBR

Boat Name : Dandy(original name)

Builder (hull/deck) : Jack Holt

Hull material : Wood

Deck material : Wood

Deck layout : Crew deck Sliding seat

Current Owner : David Cooper

Current Club : Devon

Previous Owner(s) :Roger Devereux, Jack Holt and at least two others

Previous Owner(s) club(s) : Wimbleball, Shearwater, Netley

Mainsail (identify sail maker) :Unknown

Genoa : Unknown

Spinnaker :Unknown

Mast :Needle spar

Foils : Thought to be home made

Any notes : Originally built by Jack Holt to compete and finish the 1953 Round the Island race.
Found in poor state in Dinghy park at Wimbleball Lake. Original sliding seat traced and restored to the boat by Roger Devereux and on permanent loan to David Cooper who has done further restoration.

K191 Shoestring

595 Demon

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