Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Ocean Pride PZ134"

Photos of the sailing ship:

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Ocean Pride PZ134, Volker Gries, Brest/Douarnenez 2004 , 07/2004

Source, location, date:
Volker Gries,
Brest/Douarnenez 2004,
07/2004

Technical data of the sailing ship:

Name:Ocean Pride PZ134
Registered port:Penzance
Base port:Rye, East Sussex
Nation:GBR
Type of ship:Counter-stern Lugger
Year built:1919
Yard:Henry Peake, Newlyn, GBR
Length (hull):12.80 m
Ship's hull:Holz / Wood

Portrait of the sailing ship:

Last update: 21 Jul 2013

  • built by Henry Peake of Newlyn, UK in 1919 with an engine and a foremast stepped in a tabernacle, counter-stern hull, made popular after the World War I when motors became usual.
  • was actively fishing from Newlyn and Hayle in West Cornwall, decommissioned in 1991 and finally bought by Leslie Rowe of the Dock Inn, Penzance; major refit in recent years.
  • breaking of the mast in a storm off the Lizard while she sailed to the Looe regatta 2001.
  • usually takes part in sailing festivals at the English or French channel coast.
  • 2010 purchased by Matthew Wall from Leslie Rowe, begin of a refitting based in Rye, East Sussex, UK.

Contact:

Website (English, 31 Jan 2010):
http://www.cornishluggers.co.uk/
Cornish Luggers Online Guide: website dedicated to Cornish luggers and the Looe lugger regatta with the history of the boats and many photos