28-31 August 2014

Leila

 
Built in 1892 as a typical Victorian cutter designed for speed, this graceful ship’s pedigree includes winning the Round Britain yacht race in 1904. She was lovingly restored between 2008 and 2012 by the Suffolk-based Leila Sailing Trust. In sailing to Royal Greenwich, this ship will be returning to where she was built 122 years before.

www.leila2c.org

 
Country of Registration UK
Class B
Year built 1892
Rig Gaff Cutter
Length 16.8m

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