SOLD – 1961 Tucker Brown Stella ‘Happy Return’ Sail No.84


She is a beautiful boat – carefully restored by me with all the intention of keeping her for many years.
I have sailed her for two seasons, and have found it difficult to find similar boats to sail with in my area. This is why I have decided, reluctantly, to sell her.
Here are the details:
Name of boat: Happy Return  no.84
Built by: Tucker Brown  1961
Price: £15,000
Restored 2007 – 2015
Work carried out during restoration:
– new keel bolts
– ballast keel re-sealed
– all broken ribs replaced
– all damaged planking replaced
– complete new interior fitting out
– self draining cockpit fitted
– new side-cabins
– new deck
– new coach roof
– mast relaminated with a new top section scarved on
– new standing and running rigging
– new winches and pulleys
Sails: old sails in working condition
Engine: Yanmwar 1GM – 9HP  in excellent condition
New shaft – old propeller
Trailor: yard trailor in good condition
– compass and navigation lights
– Dourado Windlass 700W
Rui Ferreira
Anke Eckardt

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