Windflower : eBay Project, July 2018
Windflower popped up on eBay, July 2018, as a restoration project. Nick Gates, the respected wooden boat shipwright, commented that she "Doesn't look too bad". She was last restored between 2002 and 2007 by sailing enthusiast Matt Knight and his partner, environmental artist Suzanne Hobbs, who have since moved on to a bigger boat, which they charter. Matt's a surfing enthusiast and instructor.
Built : 1933 by David Hillyard at Littlehampton, England
LOA : 30' 0"
LWL : 27' 0"
Beam : 9' 1"
Draught : 4' 9"
Displacement : 8 tons TM
Lloyd's Register : N° 163440
Signal Letters : VQNS9
MMSI : 235009608
Windflower Custodians & Home Ports
ma000111 (?-2011-2018...) Cornwall, England
Matt Knight and Suzanne J Hobbs (?-2002-2011) Devon, England
TP Hayes (?-1980-?) Dublin, Ireland
JJ O'Brian (?-1972-?) Dun Laoghaire, Dublin, Ireland
Charles Henry Jermyn (?-1964-?) Cork, Ireland
Page last updated : July 2018