28-31 August 2014

Grayhound

 
This striking ship was launched in 2012 and is a wooden replica of the Cornish-built privateers of the 18th century. As a lugger, her sails have a distinct tiered appearance that marks this boat out from the square-rigged pack, and also enables her to outpace most other ships when sailing against the wind.

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Country of Registration UK
Class B
Year built 2012
Rig Lugger
Length 19.56m

Regatta News

Tall Ships deliver a multi-million pound economic boost

The Falmouth Tall Ships Regatta 2014 provided an economic boost to the tune of £20.9 million in associated spend, with £10.5 million directly attributable to the event, says impact report. Over four days from 28 to 31 August the applauded event which is a finalist in the Large Event of the Year category in the […]

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Praise Rolls in as the Tall Ships Sail Out

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