Yacht: Falanda

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First registered in Lloyds in 1950 (No 183948) as a West Channel One Design. Appears to have been 10th of a class of 11.

Falanda was owned first by Maj T W Gracey 1950-1953; won Class at Dartmouth Regatta in 1952; won Cruising Association’s Knights Cup for Single Handed Voyage also in 1952.

Re-fit in 2004/5 included renewed keel bolts, re-caulking of hull, replacement of planking as required, internal strip-out and re-fit.

Designer: Morgan Giles
Type of Boat: West Channel One Design
Rig: Bermudan Sloop
Year Built: 1950
Built By:
LOA m / ft: 7.92m / 26'
LOD m / ft: 7.92m / 26'
LWL m / ft:
Beam m / ft: 2.13m / 7'
Draft m / ft: 1.28m / 4'2"
Yard No:
Sail Stats
Construction: Carvel planked Mahogany on Oak frames, cast iron ballast keel and teak deck with Iroko toe rails.

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