Monthly Archives: April 2017

Semaphore 113

GENERAL MEETING 17 April 2017 CANCELLED - REMINDER Next Monday being Easter Monday, and knowing that many people will be away, it has been decided to cancel the April meeting. It is not possible to reschedule to the following Monday as that would clash with the web-site sub-committee meeting. Otherwise the Committee wish all members…
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Type: Sailing dinghy Dimensions: 8’8” x 4’4” Construction: Cedar on oak Built: ?Sydney 1920s Owner(s): R. Barnett
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SL Leprena

Type: Steam Launch Dimensions: 17 x 6 x 2 ft. Construction: Clinker Built: Uncertain c1922 ex lifeboat Leprena Owner(s): A. & M. Perkins Leprena was the 6 oared Jolly boat on board the 110 foot sailing ship Leprena, built by Purdon & Featherstone at Battery Point in 1922. It was built to carry timber from…
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