15ft Classic 3/4 deck, Clinker Open Day Boat, 1964

Price Details

Price: £3,950 GBP
Location: Faversham Kent GB
Year: 1964
Condition: Good, requires rebrightening.
Category: Traditional Sailing dinghy.
Class: Antique and Classics


15ft Open dayboat, built in the late 1950’s.

A 3/4 decked, Clinker displacement hull of varnished Mahogany, She has, had much of her planking replaced. As a retirement project, she languished in a boat shed for a couple plus years.
She carries a Gaff rig, white sails.
Requires commissioning, sitting under a tarpaulin ashore.


Nominal Length: 4.57m
Length Overall: 5.49m
Length At Water Line: 4.11m


Beam: 1.98m
Draft: 0.46meter
Max Draft: 0.46m

Passenger Capacity: 4


Builder & designer: Richard Dadson
Boat Name: Gremlin


Approx 50kgs of internal ballast.
Vessel has been retimbered to just above the waterline, scarfed to her original timbers. Some planking on her port bilge was replaced at the same time, 2018-19.
Half decker  Clinker Varnished Mahogany planking
Deck: Grey, Sheathed Plywood
Keel: Centreplate

Varnished wooden spars. Fixed Bowsprit.
White Terylene sails.
Mast: Spruce, Keel Stepped
Spinnaker Pole: Wood
Rig: Gaff Sloop, Reefing points in the main sails
Standing Rigging: Stainless Steel, Running Rigging: 3 Strand Polyester
Sails: Mainsail, Staysail, Genoa and Topsail- Heard, Dacron in good condition.
Small Jib- West Mersea Sails, Dacron in good condition
Ghoster- West Mersea Sails, Nylon in good condition

Navigation Equipment: Tiller steering.

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