48122 - Flying Puffin

A Mirror dinghy being sailed three up

1975

Wood hull built by Unknown builder

2010

Purchased from John Exley(?) who had raced her extensively at a sailing club in the Southampton area.

2010 - 2018

Sailed in the Menai Bridge area of North Wales

2018

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This boat was advertsied for sale for £750 , details were

  • Sail number : 48122
  • Hull: Wood; Good condition; one small repair on stbd. aft tank.
  • Sails: Trident, in excellent condition
  • Mast: Aluminium, Gunter .
  • Road trailer: Steel; recently refurbished with new tow hitch
  • Launch trolley: in combi arrangement with Road trailer; good condition;
  • Spinaker rig: Fitted by previous owner for racing; Fittings removed for our use as a family boat but all fittings and Spinaker available.
  • Spares: Mast, Gunter, Rudder, Centre Plate and Tiller,

Contact John Simpson, Tel: 01248 712610 e-mail : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Menai Bridge, Anglesey

2019

She was sold through Apollo Duck

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