HiI have just recently bought Brother Jack (T4)from Keith Shawcross on the IOM.We are set to take her out of the water early September for quayside storage for the winter.I had a good discussion with…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Paul Jones Aug 26, 2016.
So during our trip around Anglesey was quite uneventful although we did witness an amazing sunset in the Irish Sea.
The progress was slow going around Bardsey as we hit the tides wrong and the winds come onto our nose. Anyway we eventually turned Bardsey Island and entered into Aberporth Gunnery Range…Continue
Posted on May 13, 2017 at 17:44 — 1 Comment
So we arrived on a blowy Saturday morning to set off from Castletown with a view to reaching at least the North Coast of Somerset/Devon. This was slightly ambitious in hindsight now we have completed the sailing. The winds were in our favour on the Thursday and Friday when we checked. By the Saturday Lunchtime a storm warning for south Irish sea was in place and the winds were turning southerly from the favourable north. So a quick review of the plan and we decided that the East coast of…Continue
Posted on May 12, 2017 at 19:00
So it with great pleasure that I have taken on an Atalanta Titania (T4). I am still looking into the history of her and previous owners and names (Gellie,Katya and currently Brother Jack). It is with great thanks to a fellow club member that she is still in sea worthy condition. Keith spent about 4 years getting her up together after she spent much time sitting on the harbour wall in Castletown Harbour IOM. So with much reluctance Keith has passed ownership to myself. He has been a great…Continue
Posted on September 10, 2016 at 11:30 — 6 Comments