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.
|Type of Boat:||West Channel One Design|
|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"|
|Construction:||Carvel planked Mahogany on Oak frames, cast iron ballast keel and teak deck with Iroko toe rails.|