Salty Ships: Faramir – 1982, 22m Ketch

About Faramir Built in 1982 specifically as a sail training vessel, Faramir is 22.35m overall with a bermudan ketch rig. Her original name was ‘Arethusa’, after the name of her original owners. She later became ‘Bulldog’, and finally ‘Faramir’ since 2006 when she became part of The Cirdan Sailing Trust. Faramir remains a dedicated vessel

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Salty Ships: Moosk – 1906 58ft Gaff Yawl

‘Moosk’ 1906 Gaff Yawl This fine gaff yawl was was built in 1906 as a classic gentlemen’s cruising yacht by W.H. Thomas in Falmouth, UK. Moosk is traditionally rigged, at 39ft on deck and a bowsprit giving her an overall length of 58ft. Moosk is the smallest of three vessels in The Island Trust’s fleet.

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Salty Ships: Pegasus – 2008 72ft Gaff Cutter

About ‘Pegasus’ 2008 Gaff Cutter Built as a replica Bristol Channel Pilot Cutter, Pegasus was commissioned by The Island Trust as a custom-built addition to their sail training fleet. Pegasus was designed by Ed Burnett, and built by The Bristol Classic Boat Co. by the Rolt brothers in Bristol’s Floating Harbour at Redcliffe Wharf. Ship

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