‘Ron’ is Gaelic for ‘seal’ and was Boat No. 178 of Robertsons Boat Yard. She was built for a Colonel Charles Spencer who was the Commodore of the Clyde Cruising Club.
1959 – Bought by the late Jol Byerley, known for his radio weather forecasts and ‘Lord Jim’s Locker’ bookshop in Antigua.
Since 2008 she has been chartered out of Australia.