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Loch Long 131 Mermaid. Fully restored and in beautiful race ready condition. Recent and new sails, recent mast, good four wheel road trailer £12,000 ONO. Click here for more details: Loch Long Mermaid For sale



2.6 metre inflatable dinghy £350 and 2.3 HP Honda outboard motor £250. Click for more info: Inflatable dinghy and outboard



Comet Trio £2500

Click here for full details: Comet Trio Ad Gerald Russell (3)



Aldeburgh Lapwing No. 61, “Shearwater”,  for sale, £2,500 ono
Ready in the AYC dinghy park for 2019 season. New white sails in 2016 (used one short season), new cover 2019. Spare set of white sails, 2 sets of red sails, launching trolley. Well maintained and equipped boat, and fast with the right helm! 
Reluctantly for sale as the owner lives abroad. 
GBP 2,500 ONO
Contact Katherine Forestier on, tel 07531948486, What’s App +852 98121004 

Aldeburgh 16


“16ft Aldeburgh Yacht Club One Design Dinghy Class” Number 4. Designed by Alan Buchanan, Burnham-on-Crouch. I have been told that this was one of 4 made. Built in West Mersea (Wyatt & Sons). Build date: Dec 1959. Clinker built. Oak frames. Mahogany planks. Fibre-glassed over hull. Green hull. Stored under cover in recent years. Sailed regularly before that. Decks have been stripped, prepared and are ready to paint and varnish. Steel centre plate. Bermudian rig. Mast requires some work. Rudder, Sails (Main sail – 104 sq ft. Jib – 39 sq ft). Main sheet and block, Kicker and block. Internal benches and deck boards. Anchor. A number of buoyancy bags. Fitted hand-bilge pump. Fitted outboard attachment point. Boom-up cockpit cover. Current name: “Thalassa”. Includes solid break-back trailer.

Boat in Cambridge and available to view. Offers considered. If the trailer is not required, I am happy to sell the boat on its own. Please contact me to discuss and to view. More photos are available on request.


Eugene Murphy:



WANTED: An RS Feva. I will consider anything regardless of condition. Hi there, I’m on the lookout for a beaten up, dissused, even damaged and therefore reasonably priced RS Feva. Do let me know if you have one lying around in the trailer park or garage! All the best, Harry Contact: Tel: 07496682621 Email:



Valiant 450 Rib complete with Mercury 60HP engine.

Very Good Condition and little used.

Complete with winter cover


Please email or call for further details


Currently stored in Thorpeness



Various Boating related items, click here for full list: For Sale Boat Items Apr2019



‘Calliope’ Cornish Shrimper 19 Mk 1 Inboard

Sail No. 536

Price £10,950.00 (VAT paid)

Much enjoyed ‘Calliope’ built in 1992, with both engine and boat professionally maintained since, is for sale due to owner ‘upsizing’.

Blue hull. Inboard diesel engine Yanmar 1GM10, navigation lights, VHF aerial, cabin/steering electrics and new battery this season 2019.

Raymarine ST1000 autohelm, Supermax Depth Sounder, handheld compass. Mainsail (slab reefing), two furling genoas, cruising chute. Maroon sprayhood and sail cover. Cockpit cover and full over winter cover, new 2017. Boarding ladder, boathook, fenders, warps, anchor and chain/warp. Winter storage trailer. Cabin cushions, insert for comfortable sleeping, table, gas burner, kettle, plates and mugs, brass clock and barometer, general purpose bucket and water container.

Moored on river Alde and paid for 2019 season.

Contact Lee Proudfoot,

Mob: 07785 316827


Click for full details: Cornish Shrimper For sale



Unique One Design boat sadly FOR SALE
Vixen is a 22 ft teak boat, she was hand crafted and built in Aldeburgh by Brian Upson. Jill and Peter Fowles were the second owners of this special boat having many happy days pottering around on the Alde. Vixen has an inboard engine which has been serviced annually. She has wintered out of the water each season. A large open cockpit, plenty of space for a family picnic. Inside cabin has 2 berths, small stove and a toilet.
For more information contact Katie Oldrey 07920 546151/
or Harriet Thame 07710 055622 /


Loch Long Aurora Number 53 Built 1960 approx

Aurora has been maintained to a high standard. She is fast having won the Clyde cup when based at Coves Sailing Club in Scotland. Since moving to Aldeburgh in 2012 she has been set up to race with nearly all new blocks, lines and rigging. She has raced regularly in Aldeburgh with many good results. Aurora has on going yearly maintenance done and is in very good condition. She is a dry boat.

Main supplied by One sails 2010 only used for two seasons. Jib supplied by One sails 2016 only two seasons. Two spinnakers including all lines and sheets. Trailer brand new 2014 (Never used to launched). Over boom cover new 2014. Currently lying indoors Parham, Suffolk

£8,600.00 ONO

Jonathan Paul

07771 682689

Click for full details and photos: Loch Long 53 Aurora


Sails for Sale

Asymmetric spinnaker for sale by Kemp. As new condition. White and black. Leech 10.15m Luff 8.55m Foot 5.25m

Price: £300

Symmetric spinnaker for sale by Kemp. As new condition. Red, blue and white. Luff-Leech 10.15 Foot 5.15m

Price: £300

Contact: Andrew Muncey, 01799 501 667  07989 420 696  Email:


Loch Long (Sail No. 55) – Trya – £4,950 ono
The Loch Long Trya has been a feature of the river Alde for some time now and has enjoyed success in many races over the years. Her current owners have taken the difficult decision to let her go to a new home.
She comes complete with everything needed, you could buy her in the morning and be sailing by the afternoon.
Included in the sale are:
  1. Twin Axel road trailer
  2. A reasonable set of Hyde sails and sail bags.
  3. Boom cover
She’s currently in dry undercover storage in the Leiston area and can be viewed at any time.
This sale is being conducted on behalf of the owners by MICHAEL P.G. BUTTON, BOATBUILDING, REPAIR AND MAINTENANCE.
I would recommend that any interested persons should contact me at any time for a detailed description of this boat and equipment included in this sale. Alternatively a full description and many more pictures can be found on the Apollo Duck website.


Wet Suits Etc at Very Reasonable Prices

1 x  O’Neil Long (leg and arm) Neopreen wetsuit  Junior age 14 Navy/black -Good Condition  £30
1 x  O’Neil Short (leg and arm) Neopreen Wetsuit Women size 12 UK Light blue/black  Good condition  £35
1x    Heavy/cold water weight Neopreen Wet suit (long arm and leg )  5/4  Junior 15-17 £30
1 x Spray Top (M) Scarlet/ Navy Crewsaver     £15
1 x Neil Pryde Long Sleeved Rash Shirt blue/black  Age 12   £10
1x Life Vest/buoyancy aid    40-70kg      Orange/Navy    Gybe     £20
1x Sailing Shoes    Gill    size 6-6.5    £8
1x Sailing shoes   Gybe  size 6-6.5   £8
1x Sailing Ankle Boots  size 6         £10

For details please contact Tessa Sinclair on . Contact tel. 0208 948 7447


Aldeburgh lapwing ‘flamingo’ no. 58 – £3,500 ono

Good condition
Set of red and white sails
Combi trailer
Multiple winner of lapwing championships
Lying waldringfield
The owner, Peter Cresdee, requests that she return to Aldeburgh.
Contact: peter cresdee 01473 736404