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The News Archive

Old news items of on going relevance are archived here

27 Dec 2015 In The January 2016 Edition of Classic Sailor Magazine
27 Dec 2015 Five pages on Sabrina & Destina 'Sailing to Bembridge'
11 Dec 2015 Resource
11 Dec 2015 Swell forecast with chart for a week ahead
06 Dec 2015 A New Zealand Ghost Boat
06 Dec 2015 Vesper built in 1950 may be to a HB design
06 Dec 2015 Info inc drawings are in Sea Spay magazine Dec 1950 & Apr 1951
03 Dec 2015 Fairline Boats Go Bust
03 Dec 2015 Luxury motor-boat manufacturer has gone into administration
20 Nov 2015 "A Sickening Crunch of Glassfibre and Timber"
20 Nov 2015 December's Yachting Monthly 'The Confessional' (on page 104)
20 Nov 2015 describes, with an illustration, a collision with Firefly
08 Nov 2015 The HBA Logo
08 Nov 2015 Now available as SVG and Postscript graphics files
03 Nov 2015 Issue 2 of Classic Sailor Magazine...
03 Nov 2015 Features Albert Strange in a six page article

Albert Strange on Cherub II
Abert Strange on Cherub II, 1896

18 Oct 2015 A Puzzle in a Recently Published Book, Resolved
18 Oct 2015 Greengage : An unknown Harrison Butler designed boat ?
30 Sep 2015 Stunning Chandlery
30 Sep 2015 Destina's beautiful Boom End Plate  (Christmas gift idea !)

Destina 

27 Sep 2015 Passive Radar Reflectors
27 Sep 2015 Yachting Monthly's informative article from 2012
26 Sep 2015 Frost Protection
26 Sep 2015 I'm going to try an Inca 200 watt Heater.
20 Sep 2015 A FaceBook Find
20 Sep 2015 I've messaged Brett Ditchfield to find out more about Magic
19 Sep 2015 Online Chandlery for Classic Boats
19 Sep 2015 I'm giving Classic Marine in Woodbridge a try
26 Aug 2015 Collingwood's Letter of 1939...
26 Aug 2015 ... in which he describes being on Zenocrate in a storm
21 Aug 2015 Sister Ships : Selamat and Chencharu
21 Aug 2015 Val Lindquist, 9 at the time, writes about their launch in 1948
19 Aug 2015 Wife & Kids Complaining About Lack of WiFi ?
19 Aug 2015 Set up an on board HotSpot with this unit from Digital Yacht
11 Aug 2015 Yacht Design in the Twentieth Century
11 Aug 2015 Great speech given at Mystic Seaportby Daniel B. MacNaughton
10 Aug 2015 Boats And Their Stories
10 Aug 2015 Andrew Cocks pens a few words on Rose of Arden
09 Jun 2015 Winner of The Bewick Prize 2014
09 Jun 2015 The Boatyard, by Shirley Smith Larger Image
09 Jun 2015 Available to purchase for £80 (Is it HB ?)

The Boatyard

08 Jun 2015 Rose Of Arden features...
08 Jun 2015 ...on the cover of the book 'The Eliminator' (Blog)
08 Jun 2015 Thanks to Richard Farmer for the link
06 Jun 2015 Southampton Water and Approaches
06 Jun 2015 The official Yachtsman's Guide 2015 (A4, PDF)
06 Jun 2015 Thee's also an A3 version of the chart (A3, PDF)
04 Jun 2015 Jubilee Barge Designer Ed Burnett, 43, Found Dead
04 Jun 2015 "No suspicious circumstances" say Police (BBC News)
04 Jun 2015 Ed once owned the Harrison Butler designed Ibis
04 Jun 2015 Destina Attracts The Admiring Eyes...
04 Jun 2015 ...of the Bursledon Blogger
13 Apr 2015 Insight into Kent Boatbuilders of Several HB Boats
13 Apr 2015 Written in 1946 on Anderson, Rigden and Perkins Ltd
12 Apr 2015 With five Z4s For Sale...
12 Apr 2015 ... a Yachtsnet feature on HB's classic design
31 Mar 2015 WM Nixon's Blog on Wooden Boats
31 Mar 2015 ...concludes with a plee to save Englyn I
12 Mar 2015 Eventide Owners' Group
12 Mar 2015 Have been helping us clarify HB design information
12 Mar 2015 They're currently also featuring a lovely photo of Lindy II
09 Mar 2015 Building a Model of Eenhoorn
09 Mar 2015 Construction detail with many photos in English.
09 Mar 2015 Original in Dutch
04 Mar 2015 Yachting Monthly Revisits 1912 Design Competition
04 Mar 2015 Scan of THB's Fatmeh dinghy design included
20 Feb 2015 Collection of 260 Half Models
20 Feb 2015 PDF Catalogue confirms The Royal Thames Yacht Club own;
20 Feb 2015 By Harrison Butler: Vindilis, Zenocrate & Erla*
20 Feb 2015 By Albert Strange: Innisfallen,Tally Ho, Redwing, & Sea Harmony
11 Jan 2015 Mark Miller : Sad News
11 Jan 2015 Mark died on 4th January, after a short illness.
11 Jan 2015 Funeral Service: St. Feock Methodist Church (Cornwall) at 2pm 20th January
11 Jan 2015 With Jamie Clay, Albert Strange, Yacht Design, Construction & Cruising
09 Jan 2015 Review of 2014 from Wooden Ships
09 Jan 2015 A broker shares his thought on the year now gone
06 Jan 2015 Sister of Mischief III, Destina, Sabrina and Yonne Is Found
*** Jan 2015Yarinya* was rescued from Channel Islands, now refurbished and loved
03 Jan 2015 One Minute Video
03 Jan 2015 Tramontana sailing the English Channel, Summer 2012
03 Jan 2015 (Extracted from an iPhone, converted to MPEG)

Tramontana Video 

25 Nov 2014 Jude Law, Captain of a Nuclear Sub
25 Nov 2014 New film out soon: Black Sea

 BlackSea

21 Nov 2014 * for George Böekling
*** Nov 2014 Ace detective work results in an exciting find 

 Imke
Imke: George Böekling's West Wind design HB

09 Nov 2014 Anderson, Rigden and Perkins Register
09 Nov 2014 Simon Papendick tracking down boats built by Whitstable boatbuilder
04 Nov 2014 Former President of HBA
04 Nov 2014 With regret, I pass on the news that Patrick Gibson has died
07 Oct 2014 HB Boat on YouTube
07 Oct 2014 Video of Thuella motor sailing with her new owners
26 Sep 2014 Australian News
26 Sep 2014 With sadness, the Association has received news of John Taylor's death
26 Sep 2014 His boat, Quest of Sydney, is being looked after well
17 Sep 2014 Pink Star Boat "Rama II" Tracked Down
17 Sep 2014 Ursula Armstrong found this old eBay listing from 2011 of Rama II
17 Sep 2014 She also sent a link this 2008 photo of Keepsake in the Woodbridge mud
12 Sep 2014 The New Red Ensign


For the reduced UK...
Saint Andrew OUT, Saint David IN

11 Sep 2014 In Full View Of All Tobermory
11 Sep 2014 Cruising Log featuring a spectacular picture of Diana aground
05 Jun 2014 ArtWork Inspired by Harrison Butler Boats
05 Jun 2014 Digital artist Erkki Mikkola's stunning drawing of Askadil
07 May 2014 Blog Chronicles Epic Harrison Butler Restoration
07 May 2014 Marc's Z 4-Tonner Zephon is relaunched

  
  

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