25ft Colchester Sailing Smack, Aldous Brothers 1923


Spars & Rig

Varnished wooden mast/ keel stepped, boom, gaff. & bowsprit. She carries a full gaff cutter rig: Tan main sail with reefing points,  canvas main sail cover.
Three  jibs:  A Furling jib , a stay sail, a Ghoster and a spinnaker.  Mast hoops, blocks and tackle. Traditional galvanised wire standing rigging.
Deadeyes and belaying pins. Highfield levers on the backstays. Aluminium booming out pole.

Equipment & Gear 

CQR anchor and chain.  Heavy winter  over boom canvas cover.

Tiller,  Boom crutch
NASA echo sounder
Clock and barometer
Light boxes.

Flares and fire extinguishers (Expiry dates unchecked)