Built for Horace & Frank Pitcher (Cronwell lane, Maldon), two brothers that were well known local personalities.
Branklet, Priest’s Lane. Shenfield, Essex.
Braeside, Brookstreet Hill
Owner: Ian Maples – Harbour ; (Mater) Tide Mill
Owner : Colin M. Edmond
Motor : 4-cyl. 36BHP Perkins ’67.
The father of Colin Edmonds worked at Phynella
Phynella spent 8 months in the Mediterranean, the young family of four living on board
1999: Owners : M.Derksen / Nico van Walree / Michiel van Lunteren (3 owners)
2000: Phynella sails again / Contact with Colin Edmonds (owner 1980-1985).
2002: Owners : Nico van Walree / Michiel van Lunteren / Liesbeth Dekker (3 owners)
2003: Owners : Liesbeth van Walree (4 owners)
The good old Perkins was suffering. Replaced by a 3-cylinder 38 BHP Volvo Penta
2003: Took part at the second Dalli-Rally in Ipswich.
2003 – 2005: The 1964-1980 range of sails was slowly tearing apart. Phynella has her sails renewed.
2005: Phynella sailed to the Dallimore diner in Burnham on Crouch.
2006: Phynella sailed to the Mediterranean and was the home for the happy family. She overwintered 3 months in Venice.
2007: Phynella’s 70st birthday!
Phynella left Venice in March and is on her way back to the Netherlands.